A weak gov that satisfied the anti-feds, slow to be approved thanks to the creation of he feds ad anti-feds.
It set up a standardized system whereby settlers could purchase title to farmland in the undeveloped west.
Shays’ Rebellion is the name given to a series of protests in 1786 and 1787 by American farmers against state and local enforcement of tax collections and judgments for debt. It showed how weak the arts of confed was and called for the Constitutional convention
The gather was due to Shays rebellion and this led to a stronger central government.
9:13 states, 2 sides (feds and anti-feds), antifeds have no bill of rights and are scared of strong central powers.
. The ordinance created the Northwest Territory, the first organized territory of the United States, from lands beyond the Appalachian Mountains, between British North America and the Great Lakes to the north and the Ohio River to the south. The upper Mississippi River formed the Territory's western boundary. It was the response to multiple pressures: the westward expansion of American settlers, tense diplomatic relations with Great Britain and Spain, violent confrontations with Native Americans, the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation, and the empty treasury of the American government.