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 Tennessee’s Capit
al City, click here.


Citation styles

APA style
State Capitol of Tennessee. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:57, August 18, 2019, from https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/
MLA style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 15:58 UTC. . 18 Aug 2019 <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'State Capitol of Tennessee', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 15:58 UTC, <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/> [accessed 18 August 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/ [accessed August 18, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, State Capitol of Tennessee [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:58 UTC [cited 2019 Aug 18]. Available from: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/.
Bluebook style
State Capitol of Tennessee, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/ (last visited Aug. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, State Capitol of Tennessee. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:58 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/. Accessed August 18, 2019.

Citation styles

APA style
State Capitol of Tennessee. (2014, November 30). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 04:57, August 18, 2019, from https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/
MLA style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 30 November 2014, 15:58 UTC. . 18 Aug 2019 <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'State Capitol of Tennessee', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 30 November 2014, 15:58 UTC, <https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/> [accessed 18 August 2019]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “State Capitol of Tennessee.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/ [accessed August 18, 2019].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, State Capitol of Tennessee [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 November 30, 15:58 UTC [cited 2019 Aug 18]. Available from: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/.
Bluebook style
State Capitol of Tennessee, https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/ (last visited Aug. 18, 2019).
AMA style
classbrain, State Capitol of Tennessee. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. November 30, 2014, 15:58 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/state-capitol-tennessee/. Accessed August 18, 2019.