LOCATION RELATIVE LOCATION The relative location of Arizona is Utah to the north, California to the west, New Mexico and Mexico to the south.
LOCATIONABSOLUTE LOCATIONThe absolute location of Phoenix, Arizona is 33*N 112*W.
REGIONSThe regions for Arizona are desert region, and the southwest region.
Place• Landmarks: Grand Canyon, Lowell Observatory• Landforms: Painted Desert Mountains, Colorado Plateau, Sonoran Desert• Tradition: Worlds Oldest Continuous Rodeo• Since 1884, cowboys and cowgirls have met in Payson, AZ to demonstrate and test their roping and riding skills.• Climate: Average July temp. is 97 degrees, high temp. is 128 degrees, average January temp. is 65 degrees, low temp. is -40 degrees.
MovementTRANSPORTATIONAir transportation in Arizona moves primarily through Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.Major interstate highways are I40,I8, and I 10.
MovementEXPORTSSome of the exports for Arizona are airplanes, jets,semi conductors and military missiles.The natural.
MovementAgriculture: cotton, lettuce, broccoli, oranges, grapefruit, and spinach
HUMAN/ENVIRONMENT INTERACTION• Adapt: People in Arizona need to adapt to houses that are only one level. Also air conditioning is necessary in many houses.• Modify: Aqueducts and the Hoover Dam• Depend: Mining industry for jobs and exporting copper and silver