This paper is going to provide a detailed differentiation of these two documents with respect to the powers of the executive, legislation and judicial branches.
Comparison of the Articles of Confederation and the U.
Furthermore, the articles stipulate that the congress was to serve only a single year.
The constitution on the other hand provides that the House of Representatives is to serve two years whereas the Senators are to serve for a period of six years (Van, 2017).
The Preamble states “do ordain and establish this constitution for the United States of America” (The Constitution of the United States, Lines 1-2 ).
This quote demonstrates that the Preamble takes into consideration the well-being of everyone in the nation, by stating that people need to behave (do ordain) in order to live a good life.
The chair of the legislature was the president of the United States according to the articles whereas the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the Vice President were the chairs of the legislature as provided by the constitution.
According to the Article of Confederation, there was no executive.
Confederation and Constitution Included below are similarities and differences of the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution of the United States of America.
The drafting of the Constitution will be discussed as well as, the problems encountered during the drafting.