The AoC gave more power to the states, and very little power to the Central Gov. We created a Gov like this so there would no more kings
The Central Gov could not taxes or enforce laws the could only ask the states to obey the laws.
The Gov had no army or armed forces and could not protect the people, and the could ask the states for troops for the army but the could say "no".
The only good thing that came out of the AoC is the NoP so that we could settle west of the appalachian mountains. When there was 5000 man livig there then it could be come a territory and when there were 60000 people need to become a state
Some of the rights that people got that were living in the northwest were that the had free school and there was no slavery.
Shay's rebbliom was the farmers rebling agenst the inbalcened govermen. Since there was no army it took to long to stop