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    Influences on the United States Constitution

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    Influences on the Constitution Table

    Directions: Use the textbook, Electronic Reserve Readings, and outside sources to complete the following chart. Analyze each item in terms of its influences on the Constitution.

    Documents (Summarize what this is. Why is it Notable?)

    Magna Carta
    Mayflower Compact
    Articles of Confederation
    Northwest Ordinance
    Declaration of Independence

    Philosophers (Summarize who this person is and why he is notable. What philosophies influenced him?)

    Thomas Hobbes
    John Locke
    Selected Signers
    Benjamin Franklin
    Alexander Hamilton
    John Langdon
    Rufus King
    Roger Sherman
    William Livingston
    David Brearley
    Thomas Mifflin
    Robert Morris
    George Clymer
    Hugh Williamson
    Charles Pinckney
    Charles Cotesworth Pinckney
    John Rutledge
    James Wilson
    John Dickinson
    Gouverneur Morris

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    Attached you will find the chart. There were one or two people that I did not and could not find any information about the philosophies behind their thinking.

    SOURCES:

    FOR MAGNA CARTA
    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:vWwM1pqQuhcJ:www.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-magna-carta.htm+what+is+magna+carta&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:JsTxy2G8-9gJ:www.enotes.com/history-fact-finder/government-politics/what-magna-carta+what+is+the+magna+carta+and+why+is+it+important&cd=5&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:oQkFMhC61o0J:www.historylearningsite.co.uk/magna_carta.htm+what+is+the+magna+carta+and+why+is+it+important&cd=8&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    FOR MAYFLOWER COMPACT:
    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:DZAdt81zj_0J:www.blurtit.com/q666904.html+what+is+the+mayflower+compact+and+why+is+it+important&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:EpOLLEqkub4J:wiki.answers.com/Q/What_was_the_Mayflower_Compact+what+is+the+mayflower+compact+and+why+is+it+important&cd=4&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    FOR ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION:
    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:u5CQdIv9rNgJ:www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/milestones/articles/+articles+of+confederation&cd=4&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:gDBMv5X1UjIJ:mattstodayinhistory.blogspot.com/2006/02/s-carolina-ratifies-articles-of.html+importance+articles+of+confederation&cd=3&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    FOR NORTHWEST ORDINANCE:
    http://74.125.47.132/search?q=cache:JD4xanrIsrIJ:www.earlyamerica.com/earlyamerica/milestones/ordinance/+northwest+ordinance&cd=2&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us&client=firefox-a

    FOR THOMAS ...

    Solution Summary

    Important people and historical events that influenced the development of the United States Constitution.

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