Confederation: For and against.. In a chart, list Joseph Hows's points against Confederation in one column, and Macdonald's points in favour of Confederation in another. This is what Joseph Howe said: Let us see what the Canadians desiere to do

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  1. History, please check

    1. Which was a weakness of the Articles of Confederation? (1 point) Congress did not have the power to create a military. Congress did not have the power to tax the states.*** States had no way to settle disputes between other states. States had to

  2. Social Studies

    Which of the following statements would describe a strength of the Articles of Confederation? A. The Confederation Congress could pass taxes. B. The federal court system handled all judicial matters. C. Any law passed by the Confederation Congress would

  3. History

    What was the significance of the Boston Massacre? A. It marked the start of the American Revolution. B. It increased tensions between American colonists and England. C. It brought a temporary end to colonial protests. D. It led England to close the port of

  4. social studies

    Select two events that highlighted the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation that prompted leaders from several states to call for a convention to revise the Articles of Confederation (select two) a.Due to arguments over land, western territories

  5. History

    Why did the Articles of Confederation have to be replaced by the Constitution? A) The Articles of Confederation were never ratified by the states. B) The Articles angered state leaders by giving the central government too much power. C) The Articles of

  6. Social Studies

    Which of the following statements best summarizes the information provided on the chart? (1 point) The Articles of Confederation gave too much power to the individual state governments. Most of the Articles of Confederation’s weaknesses related to the

  7. social studies

    What was the purpose of the Article of Confederation? A. To establish the U.S. Constitution B. To establish a judicial branch to interpret the laws.*** C. To establish an executive branch to enforce laws D. To establish an alliance of states 1 point

  8. History

    Which two weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation were exposed by Shays’s Rebellion The national government was subject to all of the states collectively and could not collect funds owed, leading to unfinanced veteran back pay. The United States

  9. History

    16.)The defect of the Confederation is that the United States has no powers to exact obedience, or punish disobedience to their resolutions. Which statement summarizes the main idea of this passage? A.)A Bill of Rights would protect citizens from excessive

  10. social studies

    Why did the Articles of Confederation have to be replaced by the Constitution? A. The Articles angered state leaders by giving the central government too much power. B. The Articles of Confederation were never ratified by the states. C. The Articles of

  11. History

    Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government? It prevented Federalists from establishing a central government headed by a royal monarch, which was their original aim. It

  12. Geography

    One major weakness of the Confederation was that it could not deal with

  13. Georgia history

    Which of the following statements would describe one strength of the articles of confederation? A: the confederation Congress could pass taxes. B: the federal court system handled all judicial matters. C: any law passed by the confederation Congress would

  14. US History

    Articles of Confederation - Did not grant a federal power to tax or regulate commerce - Did not establish a common currency - Did not establish an executive or judical branch What does the list suggest about the drafters of the Articles of Confederation?

  15. Social Studies

    1. A cartoon published in 1788 celebrates New Hampshire becoming the ninth state to ratify the Constitution. From the cartoon, which was the first state to ratify? Ohio Delaware New York Virginia 2. Select two events that highlighted the weaknesses of the

  16. civics

    which of the following is an achievement of the U.S government under the articles of confederation?

  17. American History

    What statement most accurately describes the impact the Articles of Confederation had on the correlation of power between the federal and state government? The Articles of Confederation attempted to balance the power between the state and federal

  18. History

    8.)Which answer best details a weakness of the Articles of Confederation? A.)The Articles of Confederation gave too much power to Congress and not enough to the states. B.)The Articles of Confederation did not give Congress all the powers it needed to help

  19. history

    what was the power given by the articles of confederation?

  20. American Government

    Describe the problems that surfaced under the Articles of Confederation (8-10 problems we discussed in class) soon after the Revolutionary War. Use these problems and give a brief overview of Article I, II, III, IV, V, VI and the Bill of Rights of the U.S.

  21. Social Studies

    1.What was the initial purpose of the constitutional conversation A. To write the constitution B. To Amend the constitution C.to amend the articles of confederation D. To ratify the constitution My answer C 2. What fundamental problem did Noah Webster see

  22. social studies

    What was the significance of the Boston Massacre? A. It marked the start of the American Revolution. B. It increased tensions between American colonists and England. C. It brought a temporary end to colonial protests. D. It led England to close the port of

  23. HELP!

    Name and explain 3 problems of the Articles of Confederation. What is this question mean? and someone please give me some good site. i learned that last year the articles of confederation were one of the first governments after the revolution name three

  24. American History

    Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government? A) It provided Federalists and Anti-Federalists with an opportunity to air their grievances against the tyranny of British

  25. American History

    Which of the following statements most accurately analyzes how the Philadelphia Convention shaped the new national government? A) It provided Federalists and Anti-Federalists with an opportunity to air their grievances against the tyranny of British

  26. Social Studies

    Can you answer these questions: 1. Under the Articles of Confederation, the greatest amount of power was in the hands of the a) Congress b) American People c) National Government d) states 2. The structure of the Congress was created at the Constitutional

  27. Civics/History

    1. How did the US Constitution solve the problem created by a weak executive branch in the Articles of Confederation? A) it gave the president control of the legislature B) it gave the president power to enforce congressional law C) it required that each

  28. history

    what was the structure of the articles of confederation

  29. social studies

    how did the constitution differ from the articles of confederation?

  30. Geography

    which of the following would describe one strength of the articles of confederation? a. The confederation congress could pass taxes b. The federal courtroom handled all judicial matters c. any law passed by the confederation congress would override state

  31. History

    Which two weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation were exposed by Shays’s Rebellion The national government was subject to all of the states collectively and could not collect funds owed, leading to unfinanced veteran back pay. The United States

  32. History

    What kind of government did the Articles of Confederation call for and what were its major flaws and achievements? This site has an explanation of the Articles of Confederation. http://encarta.msn.com/encyclopedia_761567227/Articles_of_Confederation.html

  33. Social Studies

    1.What did the states hope to gain under the Articles of Confederation? A. a strong central government B. freedom, independence, and a firm league of friendship C. a powerful gorvernment D. a strong court system 2.Which of the following BEST describes the

  34. US HISTORY

    can somebody plz help me with this ques? According to the article of confederation what could the national government do? ( 5 points each for war, finance and native american) i got two points each plz help me.....

  35. Excel Help

    To display items in a chart based on percentages, use a __________ chart. box pie cluster column Is the answer a box chart?

  36. civics 7th Grade

    The chart below describes the how the governments of two countries share power: Country A: •local and state government share power with the central government •the central government has final authority Country B •local and state governments share

  37. us history

    How did the Articles of Confederation reflect the colonial experience in America? Did the Confederation achieve any positive results? What and how? Discuss the shortcomings of the Articles.

  38. Civics ASAP PLZ =:)

    What is one advantage of a confederation over a unitary government? A confederation is less likely to allow the national government to abuse power more likely to collect taxes for national projects more likely to raise a standing, national army for

  39. US History

    What is the Article of Confederation?

  40. History

    What was Article V (5) about in the Articles of Confederation?

  41. social studies

    Why did the Articles of Confederation establish such a weak goverment

  42. meaning of a word

    The constitution was an attemt to addrss the problems that existed under the Articles of Confederation. A) list and explain three problems of decentralized power under the articles of confederation. for each problem identify and explain one solution that

  43. government class summer assignment

    have to write an essay on this topic: The constitution was an attemt to addrss the problems that existed under the Articles of Confederation. A) list and explain three problems of decentralized power under the articles of confederation. for each problem

  44. help with websites and introduction asap plz

    i have to write an essay on this topic: The constitution was an attemt to addrss the problems that existed under the Articles of Confederation. A) list and explain three problems of decentralized power under the articles of confederation. for each problem

  45. my thesis on govt

    The “Articles of Confederation,” created a government so weak that it wasn’t able to govern the nation effectively leading to serious national problems among the states leaving the Constitution to fix the chaos the Articles had caused and attempting

  46. Civics

    The fact that the states had to unanimously agree to changing the Articles of Confederation meant that the states would have to begin the process of making changes to the government it didn’t matter how ordinary citizens felt about the Articles of

  47. History Essay-english problem

    In my opening sentence for my essay "Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation" should I write "The Articles of Confederation were the first governing document of the United States of America." or should I write "The Articles of Confederation was the

  48. ap government

    what is confederation ?

  49. civics

    The chart below describes the how the governments of two countries share power: Country A: 1. local and state government share power with the central government 2. the central government has final authority Country B: 1. local and state governments share

  50. civics

    explain two weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation

  51. government

    why did many people call for changes to the articles of confederation?

  52. american history

    the articles of confederation called for wich of the folling

  53. History

    How did the Constitution address the failures of the Articles of Confederation?

  54. Socials

    Confederation: For and against.. In a chart, list Joseph Hows's points against Confederation in one column, and Macdonald's points in favour of Confederation in another. This is what Joseph Howe said: Let us see what the Canadians desiere to do. They are

  55. socials TO MS SUE OR ANYONE

    List the factors that supported the confederation in the canada colonies in the 1800s and the factors that went against the confederation in the colonies. PLEASE help ASAP!!!!

  56. Social Studies

    I have an upcoming debate about the Canadian Confederation. I'm on the side of Newfound land and I'm stating why I should join the Confederation. - It will get more money since Britain won't longer carry the costs - Canada promised Newfoundland railways

  57. help!!

    Discuss the issues that colonists would have coming out of the Articles of Confederation. What impact would those issues have on the designing of the Constitution? We will be happy to critique your ideas. You can read about the problems with the Articles

  58. American History

    Under the Articles of Confederation, the Confederation Congress was the primary governing body; it consisted of __________ houses(s) in which each state had one vote.

  59. American Government

    According to the Articles of Confederation, this power was granted to Congress. to regulate trade to enforce laws to amend the Articles of Confederation to levy taxes - This one?

  60. Socials Studies

    You will take one side of the Canadian Confederation argument (For or Against) and you will present it. What you need to do: -address the positive sides of your argument -attempt to cut down any arguments from the other point of view create a class

  61. government

    Name and explain 3 problems of the Articles of Confederation. How can I answer that question? You'll need to check your textbook to find the parts of the Articles of Confederation that were not included in the Constitution. Look for things like states'

  62. law

    •Outline the major philosophical themes of the U.S. Constitution and the Articles of Confederation. •Use specific references from the Articles of Confederation and the U.S. Constitution to support your position.

  63. HISTORY

    Check my answers? According to the Articles of Confederation, the Anglican (Episcopal) Church would be the official church of the USA. False The Articles of Confederation left no powers to the states. False George Washington was nearly captured as his

  64. government

    If the issue that colonists would have coming out of the Articles of Confederation, what impact whould the Articles of Confederation, what impact whould those issues have on the designing of the constitution? If the issue that colonists would have coming

  65. SS

    What could the national government do for the new United States under the Articles of Confederation? List three jobs the new Congress was responsible for:

  66. History

    1 ) name one economic reason why the British colony wanted confederation ? 2) name 2 military reasons why the British colony wanted confederation ?

  67. Essay

    Im doing an essay and this is the format for it. Intro of 5 or more sentences, where you introduce your thesis statement(that which you will be writing about - in the form of a statement, or point of view) Two or three paragraphs, of about 8-10 sentences

  68. English (essay help)

    I have to write a essay about the confederation of Canada in 1867 and why it was a good choice. I have all of my body paragraphs done but I'm having trouble thinking of a proper introduction. My first sentence for my intro is: confederation was the best

  69. Fun Fact!

    Benjamin Franklin complained, "Let the smaller Colonies give equal money and men, and then have an equal vote. But if they have an equal vote without bearing equal burthens, a confederation upon such iniquitous principles will never last long." Franklin

  70. TO MS SUE Essay help

    I have to write a essay about the confederation of Canada in 1867 and why it was a good choice. I have all of my body paragraphs done but I'm having trouble thinking of a proper introduction. My first sentence for my intro is: confederation was the best

  71. Essay - Changed some things

    Im doing an essay and this is the format for it. Intro of 5 or more sentences, where you introduce your thesis statement(that which you will be writing about - in the form of a statement, or point of view) Two or three paragraphs, of about 8-10 sentences

  72. 12th grade

    List 3 problems of Decentralized power that existed under the Articles of Confederation. For each problem, identify one solution that the Constitution provided to address the problem.

  73. AP Gov:US

    List three problems of decentralized power that existed under the Articles of Confederation. For each problem you listed, indentify one solution that the Constitution provided to address the problem.

  74. Science

    This is what the chart talks about. A Melt 1 cup of butter chop an onion mix ingredients in a large bowl B Brown the meat in a frying pan boil 6 eggs bake at 350 degrees kendra was looking at recipes in a cookbook. she divided some of the steps of a recipe

  75. Essay- Added a bit more

    Im doing an essay and this is the format for it. Intro of 5 or more sentences, where you introduce your thesis statement (that which you will be writing about - in the form of a statement, or point of view) Two or three paragraphs, of about 8-10 sentences

  76. Social Studies

    8.Which point in the Virginia Plan was objected to by supporters of the New Jersey Plan? A. Larger states should have more representatvies in Congress B. Congress requires greater power C. The government needs an executive branch D. The government needs a

  77. civics 7th Grade

    "the Laws of the United Statesand all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby" Which type of government does the passage

  78. college

    The CIO of ABC Health Care wants you to develop an organizational chart for the HIM Department. The chart should portray the groups under each unit and any other staff that work within the various departments. Use the ABC Health Care HIM organizational

  79. Social Studies

    What was the name of the government that was developed after the revolutionary war? I do believe that it would be the Articles of Confederation, which eventually failed.. Articles of confederation is not the "name of the government." Do you mean First

  80. History

    I need help writing an analytical thesis statement. The topic is -Analyze the main problems facing the United States under the Articles of Confederation. How far did the US Constitution solve them?- I have a crappy thesis right now "The articles of

  81. History Check

    1.)In most States, the right to vote was originally denied to all but which one of the following groups? a)Women who owned land b)White men who owned property =c)Children of rich parents 2.)Which of the following statements would the Framers of the

  82. History

    Articles of Confederation

  83. History

    1. The Articles permitted the states to come together for all of the following: A: Defense B: Liberty C: Rebellion (yes?) D: Cooperation 2. Which of the following was NOT permitted by the Articles of Confederation? A: Setting up Congress and

  84. social studies

    what year did B.C. ENTER THE CONFEDERATION

  85. USA STUDIES

    What were some of the benefits of the Articles of Confederation?

  86. social studies

    on what terms did BC enter confederation?

  87. civics 7th grade

    What were some problems under the articles of confederation? can someone please help?

  88. Geography

    Is the European Union a federation, a confederation, or something else?

  89. u.s. government

    what are the disavantages and the advantages of the articles of confederation?

  90. us history

    What were three problems under the articles of confederation, and what were two successes?

  91. US history

    What were the strengths of the Article of Confederation and what were the weakenesses?

  92. Europe

    is the european union federation, a confederation or something else?

  93. us history

    Under the Articles of Confederation, states could not _____.

  94. civics

    which of the following is an achievement of the U.S government under the articles of confederation?

  95. hystory

    under the articles of confederation, the national government was

  96. social studies

    how does the constitution compare with the articles of confederation? please help!!

  97. History

    Which of the following was an anachievement of the US government under the Articles of Confederation

  98. US GOVERNMENT

    a sentence with the words ARTICLE OF CONFEDERATION

  99. socials 9

    To help answer the question “did Charles force civil war or parliament?” make a for-and-against organizer with the question as the title. List the points that for a No answer, with examples, in another column/ Write your conclusions at the bottom of

  100. Social Studies

    Of the problems experienced by the Confederation Congress, which do you think was the most harmul? and why

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