The New Jersey Plan: Explanation & Supporters


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Which of these individuals was a strong supporter of the New Jersey Plan?

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1. Which of the following was the number of votes given to states based on under the New Jersey Plan?

2. Under the New Jersey plan, who would choose the executive council?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet combination will display what you know about the New Jersey Plan. You will be tested on supporters of the plan and the executive council.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

While taking the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Who supported the New Jersey Plan
  • The amount of votes given to states under the plan
  • Selection of the executive council
  • Main opposition of the plan

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the New Jersey Plan
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about those who were against the New Jersey Plan
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine key ideas under the New Jersey Plan in a different light

Additional Learning

Explore this plan fully by pulling up the lesson called The New Jersey Plan: Explanation & Supporters. The lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Details the plan being introduced to the Constitutional Convention in 1787
  • Explores the key aspects of the plan
  • Explains the structure of government under the plan
  • Covers the importance of the amount of votes for each state