Individual Assignment Week Three
Read the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution at the National Archives link on the student website.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper in which you discuss the following:
• How the Constitution addressed the weaknesses in the Articles of Confederation
• How the Constitution addressed the complaints in the Declaration of Independence
• The Great Compromise and how representation of states in Congress is determined
Include a more detailed discussion of one of the following topics in your paper:
• The method of election for officials in the U.S. House of Representatives, Senate, and executive branch
• The Electoral College and the indirect election of senators
• The treatment of slaves for the purpose of representation and the effects thereof
• Methods of amendment
• The Commerce clause and its significance
• The method of ratification of the original Constitution
• The Bill of Rights
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
In this paper, I will deliberate what the U.S. Constitution is and how the Constitution addressed the weaknesses in the Article of Confederati