The Articles Of Confederation

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The Articles Of Confederation

The Articles Of Confederation was America's first attempt of making a government. The Articles Of Confederation Gave all states equal power. The American Citizens hated these Articles for the States highly taxed them. The government was too weak and was not working out.

Weaknesses of the Articles Of Confederation

Strengths of the Articles Of Confederation

Shay's Rebellion

Shay's Rebellion was a large organization started by Daniel Shay. Shay's Rebellion shut down courthouses all around the colonies for arresting those who could not pay their taxes. The government did not have an army to stop the rebellion or have the funds to create an army.