State flower: Saguaro Cactus blossom
When it became a state: February 14, 1912
Nickname: The Grand Canyon State
Bird: Cactus Wren
Bordering states: Utah to the north, by New Mexico and Mexico to the east, to the south by the states of Sonora and Baja California (Mexico), and to the west by California and Nevada.
Population:6,626,624; Rank: 15 of 50
Professional sports teams: Arizona Cardinals (NFL) - Tempe
Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB) - Phoenix
Arizona Rattlers (AFL) - Phoenix
Phoenix Coyotes (NHL) - Phoenix
Phoenix Mercury (WNBA) - Phoenix
Phoenix Suns (NBA) - Phoenix
Historical sites:Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam, Horseshoe Bend, Sharlot Hall Museum (Prescott), Phoenix zoo
Arizona has: Colorado plateau, containing the Grand Canyon; Mexican Highlands and Sonoran Deserts,Great Basin, Mojave, Chihuahuan,
Why did you pick Arizona: I picked this states because Arizona is very warm and there's always sunshine. In Arizona the wildlife is very neat and cool. There are also a lot of cactus's, on the mountains. I would also go to Arizona for the Grand Canyon to hike on.