Articles of Confederation

By: Krista Williams

Advantages

  1. It Declared War and Peace
  2. You can coin and borrow money
  3. You can also operate post offices
  4. Detail with foreign countries and sign treaties

Disadvantages

  1. There was no national army or navy
  2. Each state could issue it's own paper money
  3. It did not have have the power to tax
  4. Also no power to enforce laws
  5. No system of national courts
  6. The government couldn't force the state to obey laws
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Why did the designers created a government with a weak central government?

I believe the designers created a government with a weak central government because they were for one, not with the most money, and for two they wanted to start something and take control over the people
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