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anonymous
 one year ago
What transportation problem did Robert Fulton solve with his development of the steamboat?
A.) Without the steamboat, trade was conducted across roads that were overcrowded
B.) Before the steamboat, trade along the Mississippi could move only in one direction
C.) Until Fulton began using steam, only gaspowered boats could move along the Mississippi
D.) Prior to Fulton, boats were too small to carry large numbers of passangers
anonymous
 one year ago
What transportation problem did Robert Fulton solve with his development of the steamboat? A.) Without the steamboat, trade was conducted across roads that were overcrowded B.) Before the steamboat, trade along the Mississippi could move only in one direction C.) Until Fulton began using steam, only gaspowered boats could move along the Mississippi D.) Prior to Fulton, boats were too small to carry large numbers of passangers

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Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Breelervsyu which answer do you think it is and why?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0B because...idk lol. just an educated guess I guess :) um it didn't have the power to move up river?

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Breelervsyu C is wrong because steam boats came BEFORE gas boats so we can eliminate that answer choice .

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i'm pretty sure that large numbers of people came on ships/boats to north america so D is wrong they did have large boats.

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Breelervsyu I think you are correct because, there was no way people could go up stream I think without a force that could propel a boat in a direction against the current.

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2@Xspead101 what do you think?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Yea but photon if that was the case then how did the the sailboats before go up and down the river?

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2so what answer are you thinking then?

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I could see a case for choice A

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I Do not know its kind of confusing because unless the current was stronger back then and I could see A being an answer too.

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2I see what you mean though @Shalante thoughts?

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2we're having a little bit of a debate @Shalante between A/B

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2i'm going to go with A

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0alright that sounds okay and nice having the debate with you @Photon336 but I have to go.

Photon336
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2that's why it's good to have a second opinion
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