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South Dakota is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States. It is named after the Lakota and Dakota Sioux Native American tribes, who compose a large portion of the population and historically dominated the territory. South Dakota is the 17th most expansive, but the 5th least populous and the 5th least densely ...

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South Dakota Facts. South Dakota has often been referred to as the land of infinite variety. That variety is reflected in everything from our weather to our scenery, our economy to our state symbols. South Dakota ranks 16th in size among the 50 states. It was the 40th state to join the Union in 1889 and encompasses 77,123 ...

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South Dakota Facts and Trivia. Sculptor Gutzon Borglum began drilling into the 6,200-foot Mount Rushmore in 1927. Creation of the Shrine to Democracy took 14 years and cost a mere $1 million, though it's now deemed priceless. The faces of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham ...

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Jun 29, 2014 ... Bob Barker from South Dakota. Source: The Price Is Right. 5. It is illegal to fall asleep in a cheese factory. Cheese Factory - South Dakota Facts. Source: Flickr user jamesjyu. 6. In the 1890s, Sioux Falls was crowned the “Divorce Capital of the Plains.” 7. Mitchell is the home of the world's only Corn Palace, ...

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South Dakota. Entered the Union: November 2, 1889 (40), Capital: Pierre. Origin of Name: from Sioux Indian, meaning “allies” or "friends". State Nicknames: Mt. Rushmore State • Coyote State. State Motto: Under God the people rule, State Tree: Black Hills Spruce. State Bird: Ringneck Pheasant, State Flower: Pasque ...

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South Dakota Map Quiz/Printout · South Dakota Outline Map Printout · EnchantedLearning.com. South Dakota Facts, Map and State Symbols, South Dakota Flag Printout/Quiz · Large Flag Printable ...

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South Dakota facts & information -Interesting OMG South Dakota fun facts for kids - random trivia and amazing cool South Dakota state facts - SD.

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Get South Dakota facts, maps, and pictures in this U.S. state profile from National Geographic Kids.

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Visitors to South Dakota's Badlands National Park will find fossil evidence of 35 million years of evolution – a dog-sized camel, three-toed horse, and saber- toothed cat. It is illegal to lie down and fall asleep in a cheese factory. Movies that show police officers being struck, beaten, or treated in an offensive manner are ...