Articles of confederation

Juan cavazos

Strengths

-Governed the nation during the fevolution war,Negotiated the treaty of Paris at the end of the war,Passed the land ordinance of 1785,Passed the northwest ordinance (1785)

Weaknesses

Lacked power to enforce laws,lacked power to levy taxes,lacked power to regulate trade among the states,required all 13 states to approve changes in the states

Northwest ordinance

A system to turn NW territory into states,we've used this system to add states to your country organized way to make states 60,000 people to make a state

Shays rebellion

Farmers were thrown in jail B/C of taxes, Daniel shays leads a rebellion against the gov. No court No law No jail, they got ride of the articles farmers were thrown in jail