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What was the main reason the Mississippi River was so important to the growing nation?

It offered a way to transport goods from the center of the continent. ***

It kept the dangerous migrating herds away from populated settlements.

It gave settlers a reason to explore farther to the west of their original settlements.

It helped maintain a rigid boundary between the colonies and Native American populations.

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