Negative vs. Positive

Articles of Confederation


- national government couldn't enforce laws

- couldn't tax

- needed 9 of 13 states to pass a law

- needed all 13 states to amend a law


- including a unified army for the states

- set up a legislature where each state had one vote

- was able to build and control an army

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

by MaKayla Barbee