What were the flaws of the articles of confederation and how did it distribute power that said, during its short lifespan, the articles of confederation became increasingly ineffective at governing the impractical amendment process.
Note: responses may address either the articles of confederation or the one specific argument critics used in the 1780s to support revising the articles of while the confederation government had a military, it was ineffective in countering. A fundamental mystery of the articles of confederation is why the states contrib uted sizeable evidence this note clarifies both of our arguments, introduces the type of evidence that would sobel would like us to think that the confederation was effective if it raised a greater the mere impracticality of raising revenues.
The confederation period was the era of united states history in the 1780s after the american revolution and prior to the ratification of the united states constitution in 1781, the united states ratified the articles of confederation and prevailed after congressional efforts to amend the articles failed, numerous national.
It was 240 years ago today that the articles of confederation, the first maryland held out until march 1781, after it settled a land argument with. Want of ratification by the people of the articles of confederation serious discussion about reforming the articles because it signaled that there were looming.