This is a great info graphic about Arizona courtesy of Maps of the World.
- Many people think the name “Arizona” came from the Spanish phrase meaning “arid zone”.
- Arizona is one of the “Four Corners” states of the American Southwest located directly to the south and east of California.
- Most of Arizona is a desert, although there are colder, more mountainous regions in the northern part of the state.
- Arizona has a great deal of national and state parks, and is well-known for its high levels of natural beauty.
Plus so much more. View the whole info graphic here.