Declaration of Independance

by Autumn Basler

Where the signing of the Declaration of Independence took place

The signing of the Declaration of Independence took place in Philadelphia

When the Declaration of Independence took place

The Declaration of Independence took place on July 4th 1776

Why was the Declaration of Independence written?

The Declaration of Independence was written because the patriots wanted to break away from Great Britain

Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?

Thomas Jefferson mainly wrote the Declaration of Independece

Complaints

  • He fired leaders who didn't agree with him.
  • The king made the colonist give food and shelter to British soldiers.
  • He forced the colonist to join his Navy
  • He didn't give colonist any say in making laws

Three rights that people said where unalienable

The three right that the people said were unalienable were "Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.