1. How is Thomas Jefferson portrayed in the cartoon? 2. Why do you think the Federalists wanted to portray Jefferson in this way? 3. How do you think Federalists and Antifederalists at the time felt about the cartoonвЂ™s depiction of Jefferson? 4. What do you think of the cartoon? 1. The number of states that needed to ratify the Constitution in order for it to become the law of the land was a. five. b. seven. c. nine. d. eleven. 2. In opposing the Constitution, the Antifederalists argued that it lacked protection for a. women. b. individual rights. c. Native American. d. business and industry.