independence-declarations

Which came first?


"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"  Was a reference to
On June 7, 1776 this man spoke before the Second Contenintel Congress and proposed this Resolution:
"That these United Colonies are, and of right out 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; that measures should be immediately taken for procuring the assistance of foreign powers, and a Confederation be formed to bind the colonies more closely together."
What is the Dunlap broadside?
The first twelve words of the Declaration of Independence are:
How many members of the Second Continental Congress ultimately signed the Declaration
General William Howe and his brother, Admiral Richard Howe were still hoping to persuade the colonies to rejoin the British empire when they let General Washington and his men retreat rather than execute them  after the American's defeat at this battle.
The Committee of Five  was appointed by congress to draft the Declaration of Independence.  Which 2 of the below was not among the five appointees?
He was one of six men who signed both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.
What is on the back of the official copy of the Declaration of Independence?

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Fictional Character based on the Great Till Eulenspiegel of Lore. Folly Governeth the World, not just a saying, but how it's always been. Creating Quizzes for the Everyman, for fun and education.

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