Do you want to know how America got their independence? America got their Independence by the Declaration of Independence. In this paper you will learn about what was the Declaration of Independences purpose? Who created and signed the Declaration of Independence? and What happened after the 5 members wrote the draft?
WHAT WAS THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCES PURPOSE? “On June 11, 1776, a group of five men was appointed by the second contential congress to write a Declaration of Independence which would free them from the British rule.” These five men were John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Roger Sherman,and Robert Livingston. Thomas Jefferson wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independence. WHO CREATED AND SIGNED THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE? “Benjamin Franklin, John Adams,Robert Livingston, Roger Sherman, and Thomas Jefferson wrote and signed the Declaration of Independence.” ” The members decided that Thomas Jefferson should write the first draft.” Thomas Jefferson wrote the first draft over the next few weeks and after some changes made by the rest of the group. They presented it to congress on June 28, 1776. THE RUSULTS AND WHAT HAPPENED AFTER THE 5 MEMBERS WROTE THE DRAFT? ” The Declaration of Independence gave birth to what is known today as the U.S of America. ” The document is symbolic of American democracy and one of the free characters of freedom.” The words stated in the Declaration of Independence railed support from colonists living abroad.