"The Wolverine state"
Fact: Michigan comes from the Chippewa Indian words "Mica Gama" meaning " great or large lake" refering to Lake Michigan
Size: 96,705 sq. mi.
Statehood: January 26, 1837, 26th state
Motto: "If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about you"
Tree: White Pine
Flower: Apple Blossom
Song: "Michigan My Michigan"
'80s Hardcore Band: Negative Approach