Capital or Capitol?


What is the difference between these two? Here’s how it breaks down . . .


The Capit
al is the city or town that is the seat of government in a state or nation.


The Capit
ol is the building in which the state legislative body meets.


For information about Missouri’s Capitol & State Houses, click here
.


The Capital City of Missouri is Jefferson City.

City of Jefferson, MO
Explore this historic city through public tours or just meander your way through this website for everything there is to know about Jefferson.
Source: The City of Jefferson

Visit Jefferson City

Get information about Lewis & Clark, entertainment, transportation, nearby interests, attractions, and get maps and a calendar of events.
Source: Jefferson City Convention & Visitors Bureau






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Citation styles

APA style
Capital City of Missouri. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 11:28, February 23, 2020, from https://statereports.com/article_1190/
MLA style
classbrain, “Capital City of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 10:14 UTC. . 23 Feb 2020 <https://statereports.com/article_1190/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Capital City of Missouri', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 10:14 UTC, <https://statereports.com/article_1190/> [accessed 23 February 2020]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Capital City of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/article_1190/ [accessed February 23, 2020].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Capital City of Missouri [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 10:14 UTC [cited 2020 Feb 23]. Available from: https://statereports.com/article_1190/.
Bluebook style
Capital City of Missouri, https://statereports.com/article_1190/ (last visited Feb. 23, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Capital City of Missouri. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 10:14 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/article_1190/. Accessed February 23, 2020.