2 Written questions
2 Multiple choice questions
- made it a crime to write, print, utter, or publish criticism of the president of government
- belief that a country should be built from the middle class upwards
2 True/False questions
Alien Acts → Act where noncitizens could be deported if they criticized the government. Residency required was 5 years but this extended it to 14. This was seen by the Jeffersonians as a violation of the 1st amendment.
VA and KY Resolutions → Written anonymously by Jefferson and Madison in response to the Alien and Sedition Acts, they declared that states could nullify federal laws that the states considered unconstitutional.