Here we have what we like to call "The Beginning of it All".
The State Constitution In January 1776, New Hampshire became the first colony to organize as a state . Leaders wrote a constitution which is a written plan for a government. throughout the years all former colony's had their won state constitutions.
Articles of Conferderation
articles of confederation
What if we added... to the Articles of Confederation
I don't think we should add that though.
ordinance of 1785
your house is taking to much space! It is more than six miles squares.
Weaknesses of the Article of Confederation
Weaknesses of the A.O.C. -Without a president, No officials to ensure the laws were carried out. -Without national courts there was no means of judging those who broke the laws.
sorry to tell you this but we are having a lot of money problems that we can't afford,
UGH!what are we gonna do now?
The Northwest Ordinance
The Northwest Ordinance The Northwest Ordinance allowed officials use it as a model to organize governments.
Last but not least the Northwest Ordinance was very helpful to officers and wouldn't be the same without it.
On this slide we have the biggest weaknesses from the A.O.C.