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Inaugural Address, Barack Obama, 2009

Obama, Barack. "Inaugural Address." 2009 Presidential Inauguration of Barack Obama. United States Capitol, Washington, D.C. 20 Jan. 2009. Whitehouse.gov. Web. 25 Apr. 2016.

The speaker cites a quote from a historical event (lines 78-81) to emphasize the

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unpleasant necessity of armed conflicts.

B

civic duties of the individual.

C

amount of progress since that time.

D

value of a smaller government.

E

need for faith in the face of adversity.