Rhode Island

Rhode Island State Government

Capital: Providence

Largest Cities: Bristol, Central Falls, Coventry, CranstonCumberland Hill, East Providence, Hope Valley, Newport, Pascoag, PawtucketTiverton, Warwick, West Warwick, Westerly, Woonsocket

Present Constitution Drafted: 1843

Entered Union: May 29 ,1790 (13)

Motto: “Hope”

State Flower: Violet (unoffical)

State Tree: Red Maple

State Bird: Rhode Island Red Hen

State Dog: Not Specified

State Insect: Not Specified

State Song: “Rhode Island”

Nickname: The Ocean State, Little Rhody