Compare and contrast the initial formation of two states Virginia and Pennsylvania by evaluating and listing the similarities and differences of the first state constitution for each state.
Identify the date of each constitution and consider the events that occurred at this time in the region.
Consider the placement and frequency of topics included in the constitutions.
What differences in the constitutions existed between the states? List the differences and cite possible reasons for these differences.
What priorities do both states emphasize based on your interpretation of their constitutions?