5th grade Language Arts

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I need help classifying sentences (compound, complex, compound-complex). Here's the sentence: I got in trouble so I can't go to the party, but it would have been fun. I answered it was complex which I got wrong.

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    It's a compound sentence because it has three independent clauses.

    I got in trouble
    I can't go to the party
    it would have been fun

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    Fourteen year old boy fought in the revolutionary war

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