Advant/disad of the articles of con

advantages

it included a unified army for the states

set up a legislature where each state had one vote

had the ability to deal with foreign countries on behalf of the states

were drawn up by the second continental congress

they were able to control and build an army

disadvantages

national government couldnt enforce laws so even if ratified states could ignore them

national government couldnt tax

needed 9 out of 13 states approval to pass a law

needed all 13 in order to amend a law

no executive or judicial branch

and it caused the states to suffer economically and each of the states taxing one another and its really hurting the trade

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created a government with a weak central government because its for the best preservation of democracy