Why did the pilgrims make the voyage to America?
They made the voyage to America to find new land and see what it's like.
What effects did the failure of the Pilgrims' second ship to be able to cross the Atlantic have on the Pilgrims' expedition?
The Speedwell was one of the two ships the Pilgrims sailed to America seeking religious freedom. However, the Mayflower was the only ship that successfully made the trip. On the first voyage, the Speedwell had to turn back to England because it was too leaky. Besides the fact that 20 people had to remain in England, the failure of the Speedwell did not have much effect on the Pilgrims' expedition because eventually they sailed to…
The Pilgrims were a Protestant religious sect that the Church of England had persecuted. Before their historic voyage to the New World, they sought refuge in the Netherlands. It was a tolerant nation, however, the Pilgrims found employment difficult and also the language was not easy for them. Later they would voyage to the New World.