history essay 168

HIST 1301

First Writing Assignment

DUE DATE: Monday April 6, 2020

ASSIGNMENT: Read the Declaration of Independence. It is available in American Perspectives or online. Then, write a 2-3 page essay answering the following questions:

  • What does the Declaration of Independence mean to America?
  • Do you think America lives up to the Declaration? Why or why not?

There is no wrong answer as long as you can explain your argument. Citing outside sources is not required, but you man if you choose to use any outside sources to support your argument.