Volunteer State : Tennessee
Area: 109,411 square kilometers, in third fourteen.
Population: 4,299,000 people, out seventeenth.
State House: Nashville (Nashville)
Major cities: Memphis (Memphis), Knoxville (Knoxville)
State Flower: Iris Flower
State bird: a bird against the tongue
Tennessee, the name is derived from Indian languages, as the largest search pull a few family Murata Tennessee (Tanasi) named.
1540 Henanduodi led by more than six hundred soldiers and missionaries, explorers southeast.
1673 Robert Kaliedi sand also announced the area as the French possessions.
The colonial British come here in 1757. June 1, 1796 became the sixteenth state. The iris (Iris) is the state flower. State alias called "volunteer of the State" Volunteer State
State motto: "Agriculture and commerce" Agriculture and Commerce