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The Preamble includes the phrase "to form a more perfect union." Why is this reason listed for creating a new Constitution?

Plans were made to expand to the Pacific Ocean.

The British had provided economic support.

The Articles of Confederation did not work.

Some states wanted British rule.****

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  1. i GOT IT! iT IS ACTUALLY The Articles of Confederation did not work.

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  2. Sorry bout caps! Just saw + realized.

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  3. You got it! :)

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