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1.3.6 Practice: Examining the Founding Principles PracticeUnited States Government for CRPoints Possible: 20Name: James MillsDate: 3/25/2020For this assignment, you will read excerpts from the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation and examine the principles that inspired their development.To complete the assignment, follow these steps:Reflect: Read and summarize excerpts from the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederation.Analyze: Answer questions about how major principles from the Enlightenment and other historical developments shaped both documents.To get the best grade possible, follow the instructions in the assignment closely and answer all of the questions completely. This assignment is worth 20 points.Read selections from the Declaration of Independence and the Articles of Confederationand briefly summarize them in your own words in the spaces that follow. This section is worth 5 points.1. The Declaration of Independence:We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.—That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, —That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the

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