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 Capit
al City, click here.


Citation styles

APA style
State Capitol of Missouri. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:35, October 18, 2019, from https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/
MLA style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 15:43 UTC. . 18 Oct 2019 <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'State Capitol of Missouri', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 15:43 UTC, <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/> [accessed 18 October 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/ [accessed October 18, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, State Capitol of Missouri [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:43 UTC [cited 2019 Oct 18]. Available from: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/.
Bluebook style
State Capitol of Missouri, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/ (last visited Oct. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, State Capitol of Missouri. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:43 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/. Accessed October 18, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
State Capitol of Missouri. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:35, October 18, 2019, from https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/
MLA style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 15:43 UTC. . 18 Oct 2019 <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'State Capitol of Missouri', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 15:43 UTC, <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/> [accessed 18 October 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Missouri.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/ [accessed October 18, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, State Capitol of Missouri [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:43 UTC [cited 2019 Oct 18]. Available from: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/.
Bluebook style
State Capitol of Missouri, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/ (last visited Oct. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, State Capitol of Missouri. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:43 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-missouri/. Accessed October 18, 2019.