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US History: The Declaration of Independence

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Which of the following states had the most signers of the Declaration of Independence?

Pennsylvania

What was the impact of the Declaration of Independence on other countries?

It influenced many countries, especially in Latin America.

Who paraphrased the Declaration of Independence in the Gettysburg Address?

Abraham Lincoln

When was the Declaration of Independence signed?

Before the American Revolutionary War

What was the significance of the Declaration of Independence?

It served as the founding philosophy of the United States.

How many signers were from New Hampshire?

2

Which state seceded from the Union before the Civil War and quoted the Declaration of Independence?

South Carolina

Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?

Thomas Jefferson

What was the impact of the Declaration of Independence on the United States?

It served as the founding philosophy of the United States.

Where was the Declaration of Independence published?

At printing houses throughout the United States

Which of the following signers of the Declaration of Independence was from Massachusetts?

John Adams

How did the signing of the Declaration of Independence influence other countries?

It inspired revolutions in several countries

Which of the following signers of the Declaration of Independence was from Georgia?

Button Gwinnett

What was the importance of the text of the Declaration of Independence?

It was published throughout the newly formed United States

Which of the following was NOT a result of the Declaration of Independence?

It led to the abolition of slavery

From which state did Samuel Chase sign the Declaration of Independence?

Maryland

What was unique about South Carolina's secession declaration?

It omitted the famous words 'all men are created equal'

Who was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence from New York?

William Floyd

What was the significance of the Gettysburg Address?

It was a speech by Abraham Lincoln that paraphrased the Declaration of Independence

What was the Declaration of Independence's impact on the United States' founding philosophy?

It influenced the Constitution and the Bill of Rights

Test your knowledge of the Declaration of Independence, the founding document of the United States. Learn about its significance, key phrases, and its impact on American history.

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