subsistence farming -farming in which only enough food to feed one's family is prouducd
triangular trade- a trade route that exchanged goods between the West Indies, the American colonies,
and West Afica

Cash Crops- farm crop raised to be sold for money

Diversity- variety or difference

Tidewater- a region of flat,low-lying plains along the seacoast

Backcountry- a region of hills and forests west of the Tidewater

Overseer- person who supervises a large operation or its workers