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North Dakota

North Dakota can be considered either the 39th or 40th state to join the United States of America, as it was admitted on the same day as South Dakota. North Dakota officially became a state on November 2, 1889. The capital city is Bismarck, but the largest city is Fargo. North Dakota is bordered by Minnesota, Montana, and South Dakota.

Here are some official state symbols to help you get to know North Dakota better.

  • State Abbreviation: ND
  • Bird: Western Meadowlark
  • Motto: "Liberty and union, now and forever: one and inseparable"
  • Flower: Wild Prairie Rose
  • Tree: American Elm
  • Fish: Northern Pike

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Did you know that North Dakota is the 19th biggest state in the USA? The territory spans 70,704 square miles.