The US Constitution established the federal government and defined the rights and personal liberties of the American people. There were three plans that had a major impact on the creation of the US Constitution: the Virginia Plan, the New Jersey Plan, and the Connecticut Plan, otherwise referred to as the Great Compromise. Using the Internet, review and examine the following primary source documents associated with these plans: “The Virginia Plan” at “The New Jersey Plan” at “The Connecticut Compromise” at Based on all your research and analysis of the readings for the module, describe the framework of the three plans that made up the US Constitution. Be sure to address the following: Identify the leaders of each of the three plans and describe their influence on the proceedings. Describe the features of the Virginia Plan that influenced the final language in the Constitution. Describe the features of the New Jersey Plan that were adopted into the Constitution. Discuss the reasons why the Connecticut Compromise or the Great Compromise was such a key event in the creation of the Constitution. From your twenty-first century vantage point and considering the area in which you reside, what feature in either the Virginia Plan or the New Jersey Plan was the most important and the one you would have supported? Support your rationale with scholarly references. Write your response in a minimum of 300 words, providing relevant references. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Assignment 2: Federalists and Anti-Federalists The two-party system has been a segment of the American political landscape since the beginning. During the Constitutional Convention, supporters of the document were referred to as the Federalists. Those who opposed the Constitution were called Anti-Federalists. Using the Argosy University online library resources, identify and review at least two scholarly articles that describe in some detail how the Federalists and Anti-Federalists differed in their support for the US Constitution. Based on your research of the readings for this module and the articles you have identified, complete the following: Compare and contrast the opposing views of the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists. Be sure to include the following: Introductory paragraph(s) that summarize the comparison and explain why it is important to understand the two opposing views A table with two columns—one for the Federalists and one for the Anti-Federalists—that summarizes at least five opposing views on the Constitution for each camp Concluding paragraph(s) expressing your views on which camp you would have supported at the time and why Citations of scholarly references that support your positions A reference page in APA style Write a 2–3-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M2_A2.doc.