Articles of Confederation
Why is it good? VS Why is it bad?
Why is it good?
-First written agreement and first constitution of USA.
-Congress has power to manage Native Indian affairs.
-Allowed formation of new states that had a population of more than 60,000.
-It encouraged coordination and cooperation between different states and they can settle disputes between the states.
Why is it bad?
-Too weak to enforce laws.
-Extremely weak central government.
-No power to tax.
-Could not pay debts.