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This Is the Largest State in America

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11. South Carolina
> Total area: 32,020 sq. miles
> Land area: 30,061 sq. miles, 93.9% of total area
> Water area: 1,960 sq. miles, 6.1% of total area

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12. Maine
> Total area: 35,380 sq. miles
> Land area: 30,843 sq. miles, 87.2% of total area
> Water area: 4,537 sq. miles, 12.8% of total area

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13. Indiana
> Total area: 36,420 sq. miles
> Land area: 35,826 sq. miles, 98.4% of total area
> Water area: 593 sq. miles, 1.6% of total area

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14. Kentucky
> Total area: 40,408 sq. miles
> Land area: 39,486 sq. miles, 97.7% of total area
> Water area: 921 sq. miles, 2.3% of total area

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15. Tennessee
> Total area: 42,144 sq. miles
> Land area: 41,235 sq. miles, 97.8% of total area
> Water area: 909 sq. miles, 2.2% of total area

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