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Declaration of Independence

pg. 4
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Name the three rights of the Declaration.
1. pursuit of happiness
2. liberty
3. life
Who was the Declaration written by?
Thomas Jefferson
Who authorized the Declaration?
Second Continental Congress
When was the Declaration signed and adopted in?
1776
True or False- The Declaration was written to start the American Revolution.
False
True or False- The Second Continental Congress had the task of carrying out the American Revolution.
True
True or False- The Declaration of Independence is not a constitution.
True
True or False- The Declaration of Independence was written in Washington, D.C.
False
True or False- The principles of the Declaration of Independence were used in writing the U.S. Constitution.
True
True or False- The Declaration of Independence was signed after the U.S. Constitution was written.
False
What does unalienable mean?
Incapable of being repudiated or transferred to another
What is a declaration?
Announcement, a statement