Volunteer State

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Capital: Nashville
Admitted to U S: June 1,176 (16)
Motto:Agriculture and Commerce
Population: 5,689,283 (16)
Largest Cities: Nashville, Clarkville, Knoxville, Chattanooga and Memphis
Border States: Kentucky, Virgina, North Carlina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, and Missouri
Nickname: Volunteer State
State Song: Rocky Top
Bird: Mocking bird
Tree: Tulip popular
Flower: Iris
Land Forms: Appalachian Mountains, Mississippi, Smokey Mountains
Natural Resources: Mississippi drains Cumberland cootten oil coal marble zinc