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The Great Compromise of 1787 established a bicameral, or two-chambered, Congress made up of the Senate and House of Representatives.
Connecticut delegate Roger Sherman is credited with proposing that each state would send an equal number of representatives to the Senate, and one representative to the House for each 30,000 residents of the state.

Connecticut Compromise - Wikipedia

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The Connecticut Compromise was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 that in part defined the ...

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On July 16, 1787, a plan proposed by Roger Sherman and Oliver Ellsworth, Connecticut's delegates to the Constitutional Convention, established a two- house.

What was the Great Compromise? | Reference.com

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The Great Compromise, also known as the Connecticut Compromise, was the result of a debate among delegates that decided how much representation each  ...

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Connecticut Compromise definition, a compromise adopted at the Constitutional Convention, providing the states with equal representation in the Senate and ...

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The Connecticut Compromise resolved a conflict between big states and small states at the Constitutional Convention. Without it, the Constitution...

Connecticut Compromise - United States History

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The role of Connecticut Compromise in the history of the United States of America.

U.S. Senate: 1787: A Great Compromise

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Their so-called Great Compromise (or Connecticut Compromise in honor of its architects, Connecticut delegates Roger Sherman and Oliver Ellsworth) provided  ...

Connecticut Compromise - Teaching American History

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The Connecticut Compromise. Oliver Ellsworth and Roger Sherman writing the Connecticut Compromise (from a mural in the U.S. The Virginia Plan, introduced  ...

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Roger Sherman and the Connecticut Compromise. Roger Sherman In Article VI of the Constitution of the United States, the framers declared, "This Constitution...