In 1737, Thomas Paine was born in Thetford. In 1793, he was imprisoned in France for not supporting the execution of Louis XVI. While he was in prision, he wrote and showed the first part of his most famous work at the time, the anti-church text piece. He was let go from prison in 1794 with the help of  James Monroe, the U.S. Minister to France and England.

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In 1737, Thomas Paine was born in Thetford. In 1793, he was imprisoned in France for not supporting the execution of Louis XVI. While he was in prision, he wrote and showed the first part of his most famous work at the time, the anti-church text piece. He was let go from prison in 1794 with the help of James Monroe, the U.S. Minister to France and England.

How did Thomas Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense convince reluctant Americans to abandon the goal of reconciliation with Britain and accept that separation from Britain — independence — was the only option for preserving their liberty?

How did Thomas Paine’s pamphlet Common Sense convince reluctant Americans to abandon the goal of reconciliation with Britain and accept that separation from Britain — independence — was the only option for preserving their liberty?

Common Sense by Thomas Paine Analysis Worksheet Common Core

Common Sense by Thomas Paine Analysis Worksheet Common Core

This is an easy instructional printable worksheet. There is a passage of background information about this famous pamphlet followed by a translation matching

Common Sense was a pamphlet by Thomas Paine. It stated many philosophies that supported the patriots' cause. It is very famous for its effectiveness in convincing people toward patriotism.

Common Sense was a pamphlet by Thomas Paine. It stated many philosophies that supported the patriots' cause. It is very famous for its effectiveness in convincing people toward patriotism.

"I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish church, by the Roman church, by the Greek church, by the Turkish church, by the Protestant church, nor by any church that I know of. My own mind is my own church."  from Thomas Paine - Age of Reason

"I do not believe in the creed professed by the Jewish church, by the Roman church, by the Greek church, by the Turkish church, by the Protestant church, nor by any church that I know of. My own mind is my own church." from Thomas Paine - Age of Reason

Common Sense - Written by Thomas Paine which blames King George lll for the colonies problems and urged America to declare independence from Britain

Common Sense - Written by Thomas Paine which blames King George lll for the colonies problems and urged America to declare independence from Britain

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