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By Devin.F Nick.S Jake.B. South Carolina . Nickname, Region in U.S., Capital City, Major Cities, Population. The nickname of our state is the Palmetto state Our state is in the Southeast region Our capital is Columbia

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South Carolina

Nickname region in u s capital city major cities population
Nickname, Region in U.S., Capital City, Major Cities, Population

  • The nickname of our state is the Palmetto state

  • Our state is in the Southeast region

  • Our capital is Columbia

  • Some major cities in South Carolina are Greenville, Charleston, Rock Hill

  • Our population is 4,723,732 people

State flag state bird and state tree
State Flag, State Bird, and State Tree

State flag State bird State Tree

Carolina Wren Sabal palmetto

Current governor and state senators
Current governor, and state senators

  • This is are governor Nikki Haley.

  • This is one of the senators Tim Scott.

  • This is are second senators Lindsey graham.

Borders and geography
Borders and Geography

  • The states that border our state is North Carolina, Georgia and the Atlantic Ocean

  • Although South Carolina is the 11th smallest state its land is incredibly diverse. It contains sandy beaches, flat land, rolling hills, mountains

Natural resources agriculture and farming
Natural Resources/Agriculture and Farming

  • Granite, sand and gravel

  • Our state would be good for farming because the largest crops grown there are tobacco, soybeans and cotton

History and additional facts
History and Additional Facts

  • In 1778 South Carolina becomes the eighth state.

  • Charlestown name is changed to Charleston in 1783.

  • South Carolina becomes the first state to succeed from the Union in 1860

  • In 2011 Nicki Haley becomes the first female govnor of South Carolina.

Places to visit
Places To Visit

  • Steeple chase (horse race) that takes place in late March.

  • There is a stock car race at Darlington in May.

Additional facts
Additional facts

  • The eastern part of South Carolina is a lowland that borders the Atlantic Ocean.

  • South Carolina had the first government supported lending library in 13 original colonies.

  • Carolina is Latin form of Charles.


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