The constitutional framers postponed a solution to the problems of slavery and

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, Explain how close the new nation came to ending slavery. Explain how close the new nation came to gender equality. Guided Reading & Analysis: The Constitution and The New Republic, 1787 – 1800 Chapter 6- The Constitution and New Republic, pp 103-129
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Reading Assignment : Ch. 6 AMSCO or other resource for content corresponding to Period 3 Key Concepts FOR PERIOD 3: Key Concept 3.1: British attempts to assert tighter control over to pursue self-government led to a colonial independence movement and the Revolutionary War. Key Concept 3.2: The American Revolution’s democratic and different forms of government. Key Concept 3.3: Migration within North America and intensified conflicts among peoples and nations. Guided Reading, pp 103-119 As you read the chapter, jot down your notes in the middle column. Consider your notes to be elaborations on the Objectives and Main Ideas presented in the left column. When you finish the section, analyze what you read by answering the question in the right hand column. 1. 1. The United States Under the Articles pp 103-104 After experiencing the limitations of the Articles of Confederation , American political leaders wrote a new Constitution based on the principles of federalism and separation of powers , crafted a Bill of Rights , and continued their debates about the proper balance between liberty and order. Difficulties over trade, finances, and interstate and foreign relations, as well as internal unrest, led to calls for significant revisions to the Articles of Confederation and a stronger central government . Relations between the US and the major powers of Europe were troubled States failed to adhere to the Treaty of Paris The US government was too weak to stop Britain from maintaining military outposts on the western frontier and restricting trade Caused economic depression Interstate rivalry and tension At the Annapolis Convention, it was discussed to revise the
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