Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
Chapter 4 L28th
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×
Saving this for later? Get the SlideShare app to save on your phone or tablet. Read anywhere, anytime – even offline.
Text the download link to your phone
Standard text messaging rates apply

Chapter 4 L28th

847

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
847
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

Report content
Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Chapter 4, Lesson 2 The Ratification Debate
  • 2. Objective • Understand the basic arguments of the Federalists and Antifederalists. • For and Against the ratification
  • 3. Ratification • Ratification- Noun • To Ratify- to sign in agreement.
  • 4. The Debate Goes Public • After the Federal Convention released... • Each state received a copy of the Constitution to approve. • George Washington approved it. • But, this was not enough to persuade people in each state.
  • 5. Federal • A system of government in which the central government shares authority with the states. • Central government • People who supported the constitution were called Federalists.
  • 6. Federalist Party Logo
  • 7. Alexander Hamilton • Started the Federalist party • Wrote the majority of the Federalist pamphlets • These defended the Constitution • Second person in charge of the National Treasury
  • 8. James Madison • The person who wrote almost the entire Constitution. • Also wrote the Bill of Rights. • (More on this later...) • Only Federalist president • 4th President of the United States
  • 9. John Jay • Helped write and make many Federalist pamphlets • He was also with Benjamin Franklin when he signed the Treaty of Paris.
  • 10. George Washington • First President • Supported the Federalists
  • 11. Patrick Henry • Virginia • Very much disliked the Constitution • Without a Bill of Rights. • Many people felt this way
  • 12. Antifederalist • Wanted their rights to be guaranteed • Looked to the English Bill of Rights • Why did the Framers chose to leave out a bill of rights
  • 13. Antifederalist • They also questioned the legality of the whole entire meeting. • How could people just meet without telling anyone? • Create an entirely new document • Change the whole New World
  • 14. Antifederalist • They began to publish their fears and questions • People started to question the Constitution.
  • 15. The Race Was On!
  • 16. The Federalist Papers Arguments in favor of Constitution

×