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Teaching DBQ: The People Debate Ratifying The Constitution

DBQ: The People Debate Ratifying The Constitution

This selection of primary sources give a sampling of opinions about the ratification debate that dominanted national conversation in 1787 and 1788.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Why was the Constitution hotly debated?
STANDARDS:
RH.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.6 - Author's Purpose

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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