South Carolina
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South Carolina

South Carolina was the 8th state of the original 13 colonies to join the United States of America. South Carolina officially became a state on May 23, 1788. The capital city is Columbia, which is also the largest city.

Here are some official state symbols to help you get to know South Carolina better.

  • State Abbreviation - SC
  • State Nickname - Palmetto State
  • State Bird- Great Carolina Wren
  • State Dance - The Shag
  • State Flower - Yellow Jessamine
  • State Mottoes - Animis Opibusque Parati (Prepared in mind and resources) / Dum Spiro Spero (While I breathe, I hope)

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Did you know that South Carolina is the 40th biggest state in the USA? The territory spans 32,007 square miles.