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|General History and Description|
Area (rank) 53,182 sq mi (29th). Population (rank) 2,959,373 (32nd). Capital Little Rock. Admitted to Union (rank) June 15, 1836 (25th).
Area (rank) 42,146 (36th). Population (rank) 6,495,978 (17th). Capital Nashville. First Explored By Hernando de Soto in 1540. Admitted to Union (rank) June 1, 1796 (16th).