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Which of the following was John Rolfe's chief contribution to Virginia's economy?
A. His innovations in cultivating tobacco
B. His invention of a better way to grow short-staple cotton
C. His innovations in rice cultivation
D. His alliance with the Powhatan through his marriage to Pocahontas

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