The Great Compromise
What is it? What did it do? Do we still use it today?
Whats a compromise?
What was the GREAT compromise?
2. The New Jersey Plan (the Legislature will have one group, and every state will have the same amount of people to represent them)
Supporters of both plans at the Constitutional Congress argued for a long time, until a compromise was propsed.
That compromise was The GREAT Compromise which was:
- The Legislature will have two groups, one group that the number of people in it will be determined by the population, while the other will be represented with a equal number from each state.