7th Grade Language Arts URRGEENT!!!!

What was the first South American nation to receive independence? (1 point)

Chile
Argentina
Paraguay
Brazil

ok this question IDK... however I think it's Chile OR Argentina though to be honest idk I've read the book 17 times (i counted) I looked it up in google (it didn't help at all) so am i correct on thinking it was Argentina or Chile????

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  1. i will wait till tomorrow for an answer ok?

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  2. Argentina (1816), then Chile (1818)

    http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spanish_American_wars_of_independence

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  3. Argentina - http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argentina

    Chile - http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chile

    As with all Wikipedia search results, be sure to check out all the external links and further references at the bottom of each Wikipedia page.

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  4. Ok so the answer would be Argentina right?

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  5. I'm sorry I snapped at you. This time I checked it out and found that Writeacher was wrong. That happens rarely.

    Anyway, Paraguay got its independence in 1811, five years before Argentina. So Paraguay was the first independent nation of those four.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paraguay

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