Declaration Of Independence Apush

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2. A) The Declaration of Independence best represents the beginning of American identity because it forces the people to recognize themselves as a new nation. They are no longer controlled by the British, but they are now considered Americans. They are not controlled by the British government and can create their own rules that represent the American Identity. B) The Declaration of Independence represents American Identity more than the end of the French and Indian War. This because even after the war, American colonists still answered to the British government. Also, Britain gained control of Florida, expanding Britain instead of the American colonies.
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