Declaration Study Guide

Declaration of Independence Study Guide

Here’s a brief study guide to help you prepare for your quiz.

  1. Review the information on who wrote the Declaration of Independence, who turned it down, and who was a major influence on the author.
  2. Review the philosophy of John Locke and its influence on the Declaration of Independence.
  3. List at least 4 people, groups, or movements in American and world history that have been heavily influenced by the Declaration of Independence.
  4. List four accusations against King George III from the Declaration in your own words.
  5. Explain the importance and lasting influence of the Declaration of Independence to the United States and to the world. Use specific examples.