Explain how the colonial experience and the ideas of John Locke influenced the Declaration of Independence?

Government essay question!Explain how the colonial experience and the ideas of John Locke influenced the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution.

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2 Responses to “Explain how the colonial experience and the ideas of John Locke influenced the Declaration of Independence?”

  1. citsard says:

    John Locke from lost? :) We will not do your homework here.

  2. goeckel says:

    I wrote about it here: [external link] …hopefully this puts you on the right path