Confederation and Constitution
Read/review the following resources for this activity:
· Textbook: Chapter 7, 8
· Minimum of 1 scholarly source (in addition to the textbook)
Initial Post Instructions
For the initial post, address the following:
· Pick two (2) issues of the Articles of Confederation and describe the main problems that the United States was faced with under the Federation government.
· Analyze two major debates (see textbook Section 7.4) by which the Constitution was created in the summer of 1787.
Then, address one (1) of the following to your initial post:
· Discuss the ratification process of the Constitution of 1787.
· How did ratification lead to the formation of America's first two political parties, the Federalists and Anti-Federalist?
· What were the major differences between the Federalist and Anti-Federalist, and who were the best-known members of each party?