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 override

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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. 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?

  3. 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

  4. US HISTORY - Help please

    Which answer best explains how the Articles of Confederation addressed the question of creating a court system? The Articles established the trial-by-jury system for the first time in history. The Articles created state, regional, and national courts

  5. Civics correction

    3.Which one of the following statements is accurate for the Articles of Confederation. A. There was only one central court. B. Each state could veto a presidential decision. C. There was no president. D. Interstate commerce could be regulated. I got this

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. US History

    All of the following were weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation except: A. no courts B. a vote of 50% of the thirteen states could amend the Articles C. no power to levy taxes D. no power to regulate commerce E. each state had a single vote

  9. 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

  10. social studies

    Which one of the following statements is accurate for the Articles of Confederation? A. There was only one central court. B. Interstate commerce could be regulated. C. There was no president. D. Each state could veto a presidential decision.

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. history

    1.Which was an important strength of the Articles of Confederation? a It established a government whose power came directly from the people. b It gave the government the power to settle disputes between states. c It gave Congress the power to tax. d It

  14. 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

  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. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. Civics to Ms.Sue

    3. Which one of the following statements is accurate for the Articles of Confederation? A. There was only one central court. B. Each state could veto a presidential decision. C. There was no president. D. Interstate commerce could be regulated. My sister

  20. 10th grade

    What is the role of the state governments under the articles of confederation?

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. social studies

    Which of the following was one way the Constitution attempted to reconcile a weakness of the Articles of Confederation?

  25. 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

  26. History

    Based on this cartoon, identify two problems with the Articles of Confederation.

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. Civics

    3. Which one of the following statements is accurate for the Articles of Confederation? A. There was only one central court. B. Each state could veto a presidential decision. C. There was no president. D. Interstate commerce could be regulated. C?

  32. 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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. social studies

    The orginal purpose of the 1787 convention in Philadelphia was to: a. discard Articles of confederation b. revise the articles c. draft a new consitution d. discuss the future of the northwest territory

  36. Miya

    what was one strength of the articles of confederation? A. It allowed states to make decisions for themselves. •• B. it gave the federal government power to impose taxes. C. It gave congress the authority to overturn decisions made by the president. D.

  37. Math HELP PLEASE

    What was one strength of the Articles of Confederation? A it allowed states to make decisions for themselves B it gave the federal government power to impose taxes C it gave congress the authority to over turn decisions made by the president D it provided

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. social studies

    Which of the following statements does not describe a function of the confederation government? A. defend the country B. regulate trade between states C. maintain relationships with other countries D. set up a postal service between states I just need help

  41. History

    Articles of Confederation

  42. history

    what was the power given by the articles of confederation?

  43. social studies

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

  44. civics

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

  45. history

    What power did the national government have under the Articles of Confederation?

  46. social studies

    Why did the Articles of Confederation establish such a weak goverment

  47. history

    which of the following was one way the constitution attempted to a reconcile a weakness of the articles of confederation.

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 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.

  52. 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?

  53. 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'

  54. 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.

  55. 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.

  56. us history

    describe the failures of the articles of confederation.6-8 sentences.

  57. 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

  58. 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

  59. 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

  60. 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

  61. 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

  62. 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.

  63. More History Check

    1.)Which of the following statements is true? =a)Although they differed in form, all State constitutions embodied the same basic ideals. b)Most of the early State constitutions gave great power to the executive branch. c)Some State constitutions were

  64. History

    The Articles of Confederation and the US Constitution are the two documents under which American has been governed since 1781. Describe the essential elements of each, their similarities and how their major differences.

  65. 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

  66. social studies

    which provision of the articles of confederation represents one way that the articles stressed the independence of the separate states?

  67. 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

  68. History Essay

    I have to write a report on the Articles of Confederation and some of the problems with them. I have done some research, but I still need more info. Could you help? Check these sites. http://bensguide.gpo.gov/9-12/documents/articles/index.html

  69. 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

  70. 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

  71. fedreal government

    Which of the following statements about the Articles of Confederation is UNTRUE? a. It was the second official constitution used to govern America b. It was the first official constitution used to govern America c. Power was too decentralized d. It

  72. USA STUDIES

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

  73. History

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

  74. history

    what was the structure of the articles of confederation

  75. u.s. government

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

  76. social studies

    how did the constitution differ from the articles of confederation?

  77. civics

    explain two weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation

  78. us history

    Under the Articles of Confederation, states could not _____.

  79. government

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

  80. civics

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

  81. hystory

    under the articles of confederation, the national government was

  82. us history

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

  83. History

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

  84. Social studies

    what was one strength of the articles of confederation? A. It allowed states to make decisions for themselves. B. it gave the federal government power to impose taxes.•• C. It gave congress the authority to overturn decisions made by the president. D.

  85. social studies

    why was it difficult to gain ratification of the articles of confederation

  86. us history

    did the state governmnet have the most power under the articles of confederation

  87. History

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

  88. Social Studies

    how does the Articles of Confederation affect our society today?

  89. s.s

    Did the Constitution resolve the weaknesses in the Articles of Confederation?

  90. social studies

    why wasn't the articles of confederation adopted for 5 years?

  91. american history

    the articles of confederation called for wich of the folling

  92. chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850 C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl and

  93. Chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850 ∘C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl

  94. chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850 ∘C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl

  95. chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850degreeC. Sample A is soaked in NaCl

  96. Chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850∘C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl and

  97. chemistry

    A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850 ∘C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl

  98. Social Studies

    What fundamental problem did Noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation?

  99. national governoment

    why would Nullification would have had the effect of returning the nation to the Articles of Confederation

  100. world geo.

    Under the Articles of Confederation, the federal government was made up of __________.?

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