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

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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

    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. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. History

    One main difference between the Articles of Confederation and the U.S Constitution was that the Articles were very weak and the people had more power than the government while the Constitution gave more power to the government. Are there any other main

  9. 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

  10. S.S

    what issues or events highlighted the insufficiency of the power of the central government under the Articles of Confederation? select all that apply. A the central government's inability to impose taxes on states*** B the law Congress created relative to

  11. 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

  12. 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?

  13. georgia state history

    Which statement BEST describes the power of government provided by the Articles of Confederation?

  14. 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

  15. AG

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

  16. 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

  17. American government

    why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british

  18. History

    Which of the following best describes the Articles of Confederation? A: The first U.S. constitution between the states and the government and how the government would function in America. B: The document which named the country: The United States of

  19. 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

  20. Social Studies

    What fundamental problem did Noah Webster see in the Articles of Confederation? A. that states would always work in their own self-interest even if it meant harm to the nation as a whole B. that the central government would always favor large states over

  21. history

    Which document enumerates the limitations of the federal government and the personal freedoms of United States citizens? Declaration of Independence Bill of Rights Articles of Confederation Albany Plan of Union B?

  22. 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

  23. American History

    What type of government was created by the Articles of Confederation? A. a theocracy that appointed presidents based on the Electoral College B. a parliamentary government with the president as the executive branch C. a strong central government D. a

  24. us history

    12.What was a significant effect of Shays' Rebellion? It forced the state government to stop taxing the farmers. It showed people that the Articles of Confederation was effective. It convinced people that a strong federal government was needed. It

  25. History8 Check Answers?

    1) The major problem with the Articles of Confederation was that it _____. a.was too similar to the British system, giving one leader too much power b.it gave the states too much power c.it did not give the states enough power d.it did not establish a

  26. 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

  27. Civics

    8. Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress? A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 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

  33. History

    12. What was a significant effect of Shay's Rebellion? It forced the state government to stop taxing the farmers. It showed people the Articles of Confederation was effective. It convinced people that a strong federal government was needed.*** It persuaded

  34. Government

    Which domain of government belonged unequivocally to Congress and not to the individual states under the Articles of Confederation? A. religion B. criminal law C. national defense D. ** economic development

  35. US History

    What prompted the call to rewrite the Articles of Confederation? a the economic downturn caused by the limitations on the central government b the nation’s westward expansion made it necessary to modify the document im stuck yall

  36. 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

  37. social studies

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

  38. civics

    what was the main concern with john dickenson's first draft of the articles of confederation? too little power for the courts a too small legislature too much power in the central government too much power the state governments

  39. 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

  40. Civics

    8. Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress? A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions

  41. 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

  42. 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.

  43. civics

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

  44. 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

  45. US government

    Which of the following was ratified with the assistance of adding a Bill of Rights to assure citizens that their individual rights would not be imposed upon by the new government? A)The Magna Carta B)The Articles of Confederation C)The Declaration of

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. history

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

  50. Social Studies

    How did the weaknesses of Articles of Confederation affect the government in conducting the day-to-day business of a new country? Could this government succeed?

  51. social studies

    Mrs. Sue I need your help. Which statement BEST describes the power of government provided by the Articles of Confederation? A) The national government held most of the power. B) Congress enforced its power by taxing the states. C) The states had more

  52. social studieds

    What issues or events highlighted the insufficiency of the power of the central government under the Articles of Confederation? Select all that apply.

  53. 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

  54. history

    The Articles of Confederation created a A.Parliamentary System of government. B.one-house legislature called congress. C.two-house legislature called congress. D.three branch central government.

  55. American Government

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

  56. history

    Under the Articles of Confederation, the central government could not a. borrow money. b. force states to provide money and soldiers. c. make treaties. d. resolve conflicts between states.

  57. 8gradeHistory

    Under the Articles of Confederation, the central government could not a.borrow money. b.force states to provide money and soldiers. c.make treaties. d. resolve conflicts between states.

  58. History

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

  59. 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

  60. 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

  61. 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

  62. 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'

  63. 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

  64. 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

  65. 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

  66. American History

    The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual

  67. 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.

  68. 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?

  69. 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

  70. Apush History

    Under the Articles of Confederation, why was the government unable to maintain order and regulate activities in the states? In what ways did the new U.S. Constitution seek to fulfill these functions of government

  71. civics

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

  72. hystory

    under the articles of confederation, the national government was

  73. 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.

  74. world geo.

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

  75. U.S. GOVERNMENT

    1) The year that the Declaration of Independence was signed and pronounced to the rest of the world was... A) 1776 B) 1787 C) 1781 D) 1765 2)Which of the following was ratified with the assistance of adding a Bill of Rights to assure citizens that their

  76. Social Studies

    What were seven weaknesses of the articles of confederation(please answer quick) .Not strong federal government .strong state government

  77. social studies

    How successfully did the articles of confederation meet the fears that americans had about teramical government?

  78. 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

  79. 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

  80. American History

    How were Americans affected by the structure of the government under the Articles of Confederation? Can I have a link or something to lead me in the right direction?

  81. 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

  82. 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:

  83. 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

  84. 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

  85. History

    is this correct Under the Articles of Confederation, the national government was a. strong and unified b. headed by a king c. a loose alliance of states d. divided into three branches i know its not D, ...maybe A?

  86. 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.

  87. U.S. History

    please tell me if this is right or not Which of the following was a weakness of the Articles of Confederation? a. only Congress had the power to tax b. there was no legislative branch of government c. state goverments had no authority d. there was no

  88. social studies

    what issue or events highlighted the insufficiently of the power of the central government under the articles of confederation? the central government's inability to impose takes on states the laws congress created relative to the northwest territory the

  89. Social Studies

    Name 3 documents and or important people involving the government? For example: as one of the documents, The Articles of Confederation can be one. Can anyone name 2 more at least??? PLZ!

  90. Civics

    8. Which one of the following provisions was part of the first draft of the Articles of Confederation submitted to the Second Continental Congress? A. Appointment of George Washington as commander of the Continental Army B. Limited and restricted functions

  91. american government

    why did the founding fathers think it necessary to create the articles of confederation ? A. to establish a monarchy to replace the british king B. to establish thirteen different governments with no central government C. to make peace with the british

  92. history

    Explain how the existence of the Confederate government played a role in the development of the current constitution. I feel that the articles of confederation joined the states to gether- uniting America and creating a government that was elected by the

  93. college

    How did federalism come about in the U.S? What short-comings of the original Articles of Confederation finally led to the Continental Congress to consider creating a stronger central government? Why did the new U.S. Constitution not receive immediate

  94. Honors World History

    The U.S. had two constitutions/government after the revolution,the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution. How many has France had by the end of the section? Which country do you think was more stable after their revolutions,France or the United

  95. History

    What was the primary purpose of the Constitutional convention of 1787? A. Outlaw slavery In both the north and south B. Place taxes on the imports and exports C. Revise the articles of confederation D. Reduce the power of the federal government

  96. American Government

    14. Read this quote from Alexander Hamilton. The interpretation of the laws is proper and peculiar province of the courts. A constitution is, in fact, and must be regarded by the judges as a fundamental law.... If there should happen to be an

  97. us history

    describe the structure of the central(federal) government under the Articles of Confederation. What revolutionary principles were enacted though this structure? Why did the structure fail to created an enduring government?

  98. history

    Why were states so important to the Articles of Confederation? a. They wanted a new monarchy. b. States were under the federal/national government in terms of leadership. c. States had no power and they wanted to be part of one strong group. d. There was a

  99. United States History

    Hi I was wondering could help me with this question... :-) Why did it seem improbable that the thirteen colonies would come together and unite in a common bond? What past events made this seem like an unrealistic expectation? Off the top of my head, I can

  100. us government intro paragraph help

    After the American Revolution, many people were grateful to their new profound independence, but some were unhappy with the government’s involvement. The United States has been run by two important constitutions. The Articles of Confederation, the first

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