Articles Of Confederation

Pros and Cons

Pros Of The Articles Of Confederation

  • Treaty of Paris was signed
  • Northwest Ordinance Passed
  • Made treaties and settle disputes

Cons of the Articles of Confederation

  • Congress had power to raise taxes
  • No power to regulate foreign trade
  • laws had to be approved by 9 of 13 states
  • Sparked Shays rebellion

By Kamil Ewais