A Republic at Risk-Assignment

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A Republic at Risk-Assignment

Please read the article and respond to the following questions in no more than two (2) pages,

1) When the Constitutional Convention was taking place, what were the major issues that the young nation was facing as a result of the ineffective Articles of Confederation? What fears did the delegates to the convention bring with them that they were trying to resolve at the convention? (300 words)

2) How did James Madison and other delegates resolve these issues as they drafted the new Constitution that defined the rights of the federal and state governments? (300 words)

 

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