Similarities Between The Articles Of Confederation And The Us Constitution

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The Structures of Government between The Articles of Confederation and that of The U.S. Constitution has a great many of similarities and differences. The differences between these two documents are more significant than the similarities. That is why the people who wrote the Constitution felt that it was so important to have a new constitution rather than simply amending the old one.
The Articles of Confederation (AOC) gave the national government very few powers, like the power to start a war, to issue money, or to sign treaties with others. The most important of powers went to the states. They could set taxes, and enforce national laws. It also left the lands of the west for the states to control. The smaller states did not agree to sign