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They would support it because they had very large populations. In the Virginia Plan, the greater the population, the greater the voice. Therefore, larger states would support the plan, but smaller states would have low population, and therefore little voice.

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They were one of the larger states, so yes, they supported the Virginia Plan.

And I'm from there (justing saying). I hope this helps! (:

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