steam boat

by Bryan Ruiz

what was the invention purpose?

the purpose for the steamboat was for transport. it was also used to transport goods. the rivers where the most efficient way to travel back then thats why they made steamboats.

who invented the steamboat?

John Fitch built four more steamboats but they were expensive to build and to operate. The first successful steamboat was the Clermont, which was built by American inventor Robert Fulton in 1807

what was positive and negative it had in the us?

The +

the steamboat was good for the transportation and to transport good to all over the places.

The -

the steamboat was too expensive to make, and it took to long to get to places without the goods to be bad.