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Declaration of Independence Analysis Use the text found in the Declaration of Independence to answer the following questions. Please explain your answers.
1. Why did Thomas Jefferson write this declaration?
2. Find the phrase “laws of nature and nature’s God” in this paragraph. What does Jefferson mean by this phrase and why did that entitle Americans to claim separation?
3. Highlight or underline the text above in which Jefferson mentions specific rights
4. How does Jefferson’s description of unalienable rights compare to John Locke’s philosophy of natural rights?

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