Articles of confederation


The Strengths of the Articles

The Strengths of the Articles were Governed the nation during the Revolutionary war.

Another Strengths was passed land ordinances 1785.

Also Negatiated the treaty of Paris at the end of the war.

Finally passed the North West ordinance 1787.

The weaknesses of the Articles.

The weaknesses of the Articles were lacked power to enforce laws.

Another weaknesses was lacked power to levy taxes.

Also lacked power to regulate trade among the state.

Finally required all 13 state to approve changes in the Articles

The Northwest ordinance of the Articles

The northwest ordinance was a law that helped territories become states

It is important because a plan for every territory to become a state.

A Positive effect was territory to become a state

A negative effect was you had to have 60,000 People.

Shay's Rebellion

Shay's rebellion was caused by farmers are being sent to jail be of taxes.

An effect of Shay's rebellion was led the militia to the courthouse No court--No Jail.

A positive effect from Shay's Rebellion was no more Artifles of Comfederation.

A negative effect was put farmers in jail and took a away their land.