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July Fourth: A quiz on the making of the Declaration of Independence
Remember how history class at the start of every school year began with the American Revolution and the Declaration of Independence? Some of it has long since blurred; some of it is fable. (See Question 11.) If you wanted to see the Declaration of Independence--the original--where would you travel? If you wanted to see the home of the man who drafted much of that document, where would you go? If you wanted to stick your tongue out at the colony that didn't join the 12 original colonies in voting for this, which colony (state) would that be?
July 3, 2014