Articles of Confederation
Strengths and Weaknesses By Kiristan Waters
Strengths of the Articles of Confederation...
>There was a legislature and each state had one vote
>An army was built and controlled
>Foreign country were dealt with on the States behalf
Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation...
>The national government could not tax
>Nine out of the thirteen states had to approve a law before it could be passed
>All 13 of the states were needed to amend a law
>There was no executive of judicial branch
>States began to suffer economically when each states started taxing one another thus hurting trade