Visit the painting by Howard Chandler Christy that recreates the scene of the Constitutional Convention. You may also want to look at the mural of the Founding Fathers in the National Archives building, painted by Barry Faulkner.
Find the following figures in the Christy painting:
Both of these men signed the Constitution. What else do they have in common? (Hint: They once held the same job, but at different times).
Answer the following questions using the information provided in the text of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and the remaining Amendments. Be sure to explain your answers!
Answer the following questions about the Amendments to the Constitution, using the information provided in the text the Bill of Rights and the remaining Amendments to elaborate upon your answers.