Declaration of Independence 8 Quiz

Click on the radio button in front of the sentence that best matches the main idea. Your score will appear after you answer the last question.

 

1. Which sentence matches this main idea?
Our continual requests have been met with mistreatment.
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2. Which sentence matches this main idea?
His Royal Highness who behaves as a cruel ruler is not fit to lead citizens with freedom.
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We have spoken to them strongly about their law making bodies trying to place their authority over our citizens.
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We have aksed them in all fairness to think about what we have in common.and to give up these acts that threaten to separate us.
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Those of us who speak for the people state that these colonies are to be free of the King's rule and have the right to govern ourselves.
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37. In every stage of these Oppressions We have Petitioned for Redress in the most humble terms:

38. Our repeated Petitions have been answered only by repeated injury.

39. A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people.

40. Nor have We been wanting in attentions to our British brethren.

41. We have warned them from time to time of attempts by their legislature to extend an unwarrantable jurisdiction over us.

42. We have reminded them of the circumstances of our emigration and settlement here.

43. We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which, would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence.

44. They too have been deaf to the voice of justice and of consanguinity.

45. We must, therefore, acquiesce in the necessity, which denounces our Separation, and hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, Enemies in War, in Peace Friends.

46. We, therefore, the Representatives of the united States of America, in General Congress, Assembled, appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, do, in the Name, and by the Authority of the good People of these Colonies, solemnly publish and declare, That these United Colonies are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States; that they are Absolved from all Allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain, is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States, they have full Power to levy War, conclude Peace, contract Alliances, establish Commerce, and to do all other Acts and Things which Independent States may of right do.

47. And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes and our sacred Honor.

 

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