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Q: In Virginia, colonists who could pay their way across the Atlantic were granted 50 acres of land to lease for a modest rental fee. The term for such an arrangement was called A. land
assurance. B. land granting. C. indenturing. D. headright.
A: In Virginia, colonists who could pay their way across the Atlantic were granted 50 acres of land to lease for a modest rental fee. The term for such an arrangement was called Headright. An indenture is a legal contract between two parties, particularly for indentured labour or a term of apprenticeship but also for certain land transactions.
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User: In Virginia, colonists who could pay their way across the Atlantic were granted 50 acres of land to lease for a modest rental fee. The term for such an arrangement was called A. land assurance. B. land granting. C. indenturing. D. headright.





Weegy: C. indenturing. The term for such an arrangement was called indenturing.
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In Virginia, colonists who could pay their way across the Atlantic were granted 50 acres of land to lease for a modest rental fee. The term for such an arrangement was called Headright. An indenture is a legal contract between two parties, particularly for indentured labour or a term of apprenticeship but also for certain land transactions.
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