WONDER #2055: What Is a Steamboat?
Question 1 of 3
The first successful steamboat, the Clermont, was built by which American inventor in 1807?
- Benjamin Franklin
- Stanley Steamer
- Robert Fulton
- Stanley Livingston
Question 2 of 3
A steamboat powered by a single paddlewheel at the rear of the boat was called a what?
Question 3 of 3
In a steam engine, coal heats what substance in a boiler to produce steam?
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