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Is Hawaii the smallest state?

-- Wilbert Sitch (, January 22, 1999


Nope. Everybody thinks that because we're an island that we're the smallest, but Connecticut, Rhode Island, and Delaware are smaller.

-- Billy Bosnoda (, January 22, 1999.

Hawaii is huge compared to my home state of Rhode Island...I believe the Big Island of Hawaii alone is bigger than RI.

-- Randy Shaffer (, January 26, 1999.

Rhode Island is the smallest state in the us.

-- catrina noel vaughn (, January 15, 2003.

Not only is Rhode Island the smallest state, but it has the longest official name.

The original name of the state was "Rhode Island and Providence Plantations".

-- Fr. Ronald Moore (, December 13, 2003.

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