us history

what was the goal of the alien and sedition acts?
a) to stop immigration into the united states
b) to decrease the power of president
c) to increase the freedom of the press**
d) to limit criticisms of the government**

please help i am stuck with c and d

asked by Ana
  1. http://www.ushistory.org/us/19e.asp

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. So whats the answer?
    ^_^

    posted by BruhTheAnswerPlease
  3. @BruhTheAnswerPlease The link that @Ms. Sue posted led to an article describing the acts and its purposes. Basically, the answer is A.

    posted by Varkrow

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. history

    One effect of the passage of the Alien and Sedition Act was a. return to monarchy b. increased tensions between Federalists and Jeffersonian Republicans c. another American Revolution d. weaker federal government i know that Alien
  2. History

    1.)What was the goal of the Alien & Sedition Acts? A.)To stop immigration into the United States B.)To decrease the power of the president C.)To increase the freedom of the press D.)To limit criticisms of the government A.)Helping
  3. US History

    Match the following items. 1. Judiciary Act 2. Alien Enemies Act 3. Naturalization Act 4. Alien and Sedition Acts 5. Sedition Act 6. Alien Act A. permitted president to imprison or deport dangerous aliens in time of war B. an
  4. Social studies

    In what way did the Alien and Sedition Acts change the authority of the federal government? A. The acts limited the amount of power delegated to each branch of government. B. The acts redefined the powers of the legislative branch
  5. SOCIAL STUDIES CHECK ANSWER

    In what way did the Alien and Sedition Acts change the authority of the federal government? A. The acts limited the amount of power delegated to each branch of government. B. The acts redefined the powers of the legislative branch
  6. SOCIAL STUDIES CHECK ANSWER

    In what way did the Alien and Sedition Acts change the authority of the federal government? A. The acts limited the amount of power delegated to each branch of government. B. The acts redefined the powers of the legislative branch
  7. social studies

    what were the official and unofficial purpose of the Alien&Sedition Acts?
  8. U.S History

    What did the Alien and Sedition Acts represent? A)Thomas Jefferson's concern with national defense B)James Madison's concern with personal freedom C)The importance of immigration to the Democratic-Republicans*** D)The importance
  9. american history

    congress passed the alien and sedition acts, the virginian and kentucky resolution were written by jefferson and madison which one comes first
  10. History

    3.)What Inference can you make about why George Washington never made himself a king? A.)He believed in a government ruled by the people , & even though he had the respect of many people, he didn't want to be treated like royalty.

More Similar Questions