Key Vocabulary - Articles of Confederation
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Constitution - a set of basic principles and laws that states the powers and duties of the government

Articles of Confederation - The First National Constitution which made a new Confederation Congress and defined the new national government

Ratification - official approval

Tariffs - Taxes

Shays' Rebellion - an uprising in which Daniel Shays led hundreds of men in a forced shutdown of the Supreme Court in Massachusetts.

Daniel Shays - A poor farmer and Revolutionary War hero.

Northwest Territory - Key territory including Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin.

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