The Declaration of Independence

Mariana Sanchez & Sydney Strohm

4. Experiences, Data, and Evidence

These are the details, facts, and information that support the authors or speakers point of view and help to strengthen an argument.

"To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world." (Pg 7)

"He has plundered our seas, ravaged our Coasts, burnt our towns, and destroyed the Lives of our people." (Pg 9, The Declaration of Independence) This shows how the Colonists believe that the King of Great Britain is nothing but evil and torture to everybody, but the Colonists think that this is a fact, and the King insists that it is an opinion.