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How many people were at the Constitutional Convention?

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Answered 2010-11-10 09:10:44
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The Constitutional Convention began in Philadelphia on 25 May 1787. A total of 55 delegates representing 12 states attended the Convention. Rhode Island was the only state not to send a representative.

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There were no foreign delegates at the constitutional convention.

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the Annapolis convention called for the constitutional convention to be held.

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How many people where involed making the constitution?

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What was not a characteristic of the delegates to the Constitutional Convention?

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What was the Constitutional Convention known as in 1787?

The 1787 Constitutional Convention was originally called the Philadelphia Convention.

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Did Thomas Jefferson attend the Constitutional Convention?

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What did people talk about at the constitutional convention?

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How many days was the constitutional convention in session?

The Constitutional Convention lasted 114 days, from May 25 through September 17, 1787.

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