Arizona entered the union and became the 48th state of the USA on February 14th, 1912.
The state covers almost 114,000 square miles. It is the the 6th biggest state.
Shares borders with California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah.
The states Motto is Ditat Deus which means God enriches..
Arizona does not observe daylight saving time.
The state's official flower is the flower of Saguaro Cactus and Turquoise is the official state gemstone.
Arizona's nickname is The Grand Canyon State. Also known as The Copper State or The Baby State.
Arizona is home of the Grand Canyon National Park.
The state is the nations leading copper producer.
Humphrey's Peak is the highest point in Arizona, it is 12,633 feet (3,581 m) above sea level.