Rediscovering George Washington - The Constitution and the Idea of Compromise
This lesson discusses the compromises made by George Washington and the other Founders at the Constitutional Convention. The first section considers the diverse interests of the thirteen states that made compromise a necessity. The other sections examine the Great Compromise and the slavery compromises. Discussion questions follow the reading.
8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Higher education
Process Skills, United States Government, Civics, United States Constitution, United States History, Human Relations, Ecology, Biological And Life Sciences, History