By Spencer Mathers

Main facts

State Bird | Northern Mockingbird

State Flower| Apple Blossom

Capital | Little Rock

State Insect | Honey Bee

51 state parks

Eastern side of Southeast region

Louisiana bought part of Arkansas

Gained state hood in June 15 1836

Mild winter and steamy summers

Nearest body of water is the Gulf of Mexico

One of the largest city's is Jonesboro

2.966 million people are in Arkansas

Tourist attraction | Eureka Springs

Well known mountain |Ozark Mountains

Great place to go | Eureka Springs