Technology

Alice Haley

The steamboat profoundly affected the Industrial Revolution. Efficiently transporting goods and products would not have been possible without the steamboat.  

Citation: http://www.ehow.com/info_8558537_effects-steamboats-industrial-revolution.html#ixzz2xwAiOunc

The "Spinning Jenny" The increased speed of weaving created a new problem because it now took three spinners to keep up with one weaver. This problem was resolved in 1764, when James Hargreaves invented a new machine that was capable of spinning eight threads of cotton yarn, instead of the spinning wheel's one. The new machine was called the spinning jenny.

Citation: http://www.saburchill.com/history/chapters/IR/010....

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