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What was the geography and climate of the southern colonies?


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2015-05-17 03:56:39
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Answer: Sunshine not rain, broad coastal plains, hilly forests, mild climate for the large plantations where tobacco, silk, rice, and corn were grown.


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In the Southern Colonies the soil and climate was good for farming.

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