The Continental Congress, representatives of the 13 colonies called together.
When did it take place?
The Articles of Confederation was the first constitution of the United States. This created a nation of independent states connected together by a single congress. They wanted a stronger union and government to defeat Great Britain.
Why is this significant?
This took place in Philadelphia.
How did this get resolved?
Radification by all 13 states happened on March 1, 1781
This is significant because without the Articles of Confederation, the United States wouldn't have the ability to act as a unified country to fight the British.