Which of the following items was not a provision of the articles of confederation?
1.) each state would retain its sovereignty.
2.) each state would have two to seven votes.
3.) congress could not regulate trade or commerce.
4.) congress could declare war and make peace.
civilizations developed around rivers because their waters provided places to hunt and fish. also, as the rivers flooded, the lands around them became fertile. this allowed them to support farming. this is especially true of the nile river, which flooded the same time each year.
as the old saying goes, all politics are local. state and federal governments affect our daily lives in numerous ways. yet, in our federal system, there is supposed to be a balance between federal and state power. as james madison envisioned it in federalist no. 51, “the power surrendered by the people” would be “divided between two distinct governments,” creating a balance of power that would enable the “different governments [to] control each other.”
1.) each s...