How many deserts are in Arizona?

Answer There are three major deserts that lie partially in Arizona. The Great Basin Desert is on the Colorado Plateau in northern Arizona. Part of the Chihuahuan Desert lies in southeast Arizona. The Sono... Read More »

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What is the temperature of the deserts?

According to the University of California Museum of Paleontology, deserts have a wide range of temperatures. It's possible for temperatures to reach as high as 49 degrees Celsius, which is over 120... Read More »

How many deserts are there in Mexico?

There are three deserts in Mexico. The Chihuahuan Desert lies in New Mexico. parts of Arizona and Texas. This desert extends south into Mexico. The Sonoran Desert is a desert extending into southea... Read More »

Why Are Deserts Different From Other Landforms?

Landforms are natural features of the Earth's surface. There are as many as 175 types of landforms. With all of these different landformson our planet, what makes a desert a desert? The most import... Read More »

Where are most deserts located?

Most deserts lie between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tropic of Cancer in an area known as the Tropics or the Torrid Zone. The Tropic of Capricorn is south of the equator at latitude 23.5 degree... Read More »