Articles of Confederation

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Ohio, Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, Minnesota
Northwest Territory
Northwest Ordinance
The ability to buy and auction land in the Northwest Territory
Articles of Confederation
First government of the United States
Shays' Rebellion
Farmer uprising over taxes and the Articles of Confederation
Weakness of AOC having to due with military
No army
Weakness of AOC having to due with taxes
Federal government could not tax the states
Weakness of AOC having to due with government setup
Only one branch
The one branch of the AOC
Congress
Strength of AOC having to due with money
Could borrow money
Inflation
States printed their own money which caused this
Strength of AOC having to due with land
Could acquire land
Revolution Veterans
Given free land in the Northwest Territory