Arizona - the state located at the south-west part of our country. Along with Utah, Colorado and New Mexico is among the "the state of four corners". The capital and largest city is Phoenix. The population of the state was about 5,939,292 people - on this indicator of Arizona is 20 th in our country. Arizona's climate is characterized by mild winters and high temperatures during the summer. In the west, Arizona is bordered by California and Nevada, in the north - by Utah and Colorado in the east - by New Mexico, in the south - by Mexico. The most parts of the territory falls on the mountains, plateaus and deserts. Arizona is the largest forest of yellow pine. In the north of the state is the Grand Canyon of the Colorado River.