Motive Behind the Constitution

Before the United States even had our constitution, there was one another one originally made that was called "The Articles of Confederation", but after this was ratified and signed in 1781, it was found to be completely powerless. To find information about these weaknesses, click on the links below, read over the information in each webpage, then click on the link for the crossword, where you will print it off and fill in the answers from the information you gathered. When finished you should realize the motive behind the constitution through the uselessness of the confederation.

Information on the Weaknesses of the Confederation (*Use for Crossword)

Information on Motive to Revise the Confederation (*Use for crossword)

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