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1)--------practice in the south of borrowing the money necessary to plant a crop against that future crop.The money was loaned at excessively high interest rates and kept most white and black southerners in perpetual debt.

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1-crop-lien economy

2---------former plantation owners did not have the money necessary to hire laborers to farm their land.In exchange for a portion of the crop,Blacks(and many poor white)were allowed to build houses on a small acreage and farm the land.

2-sharecroping

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    I agree with both your answers.

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