Steamboats By Robert Fulton
Why It Was Invented.
- Extremely exhausting to row up stream.
- Couldn't get back up Mississippi River. Only could trade downward.
Problem It Solved.
- People didn't have to row up stream.
- Made it easier for people.
- Steamboats were able to travel both ways on a river.
Makes life better.
- Able to trade easier.
- Travel easier also.
But the steamboat did not cause any problems.