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Biggest Cities in Germany Quiz

How many of the Germany's 20 biggest cities can you name?
Population for the year 2015
Population is for the city proper, not the metro area
Last updated: October 19, 2016
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Population
City
3,520,031
Berlin
1,787,408
Hamburg
1,450,381
Munich
1,060,582
Cologne
732,688
Frankfurt
623,738
Stuttgart
612,178
Düsseldorf
Population
City
586,181
Dortmund
582,624
Essen
557,464
Bremen
543,825
Dresden
560,472
Leipzig
532,163
Hanover
509,975
Nuremberg
Population
City
491,231
Duisburg
364,742
Bochum
350,046
Wuppertal
318,809
Bonn
333,090
Bielefeld
310,039
Münster
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level 32
Aug 8, 2012
Bielefeld doesn't exist ;) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bielefeld_Conspiracy
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level ∞
Aug 8, 2012
Well, I've never been there - and I don't know anyone else who ever has. But if I change the quiz THEY will get angry.
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level 2
Aug 15, 2012
Bielefeld is a City in North Rhine-Westphalia. http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bielefeld
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level 60
Oct 16, 2012
Follow the link, then reply. ;)
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level 34
May 29, 2016
Someone is evidently in on the cover-up it seems. Also have you ever been there or know someone who has been there? The wiki page was obviously fabricated by the government
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level 73
Jun 23, 2015
The worst thing about it being the fact that when you drive on the Autobahn really close to the city, you see absolutely nothing... Never seen 300k "people" (aliens?) hiding with such efficiency.
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level 45
Sep 6, 2016
thats pretty cool, my school did an exchange to bielefeld in year 9 oo
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level 41
Feb 5, 2018
In year 9? That's a very long time ago
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level 49
Apr 3, 2018
He doesn't mean AD 9, he means British school year 9, or 8th grade in America.
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level 51
Sep 22, 2016
thats a satire conspiracy theory lmao
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level 27
Dec 19, 2016
It's true. I am german and I can confirm this. There is no such place as Bielefeld. I know some people who claim to have been there, but they're being payed, I know it.
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level 72
Aug 16, 2018
Ssshh, you can't say that out loud or they will come for you
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level 68
Apr 8, 2019
The people of Bielefeld did 9/11.
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level 41
Dec 30, 2012
15. got first 11 and then 4 more. shld av got 4 more.
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level 26
Jan 12, 2013
17/20 probably because i take german
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level 75
Feb 4, 2013
ich bin ein berliner! ich bin ein hamburger! ich bin ein frankfurter!
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level 36
Apr 20, 2013
It's slang! He's American - he's a donut!
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level 44
Feb 20, 2015
HE Means 'I am a berliner! I am a hamburger ! I am a frankfurter !'.
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level 75
Dec 19, 2016
You are what you eat.
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level 68
Apr 8, 2019
So many replies here.
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level 44
Aug 1, 2014
Ticket to Ride helped a lot.
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level 49
Oct 4, 2014
Tough quiz! Why not trying one of mine?
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level 48
Dec 18, 2014
17/20. Bundesliga + Geography knowledge :)
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level 20
Dec 31, 2014
I guess knowing Bundesliga helps
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level 32
Feb 20, 2015
Can't believe I missed Dortmund. My favourite Bundesliga team.
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level 38
May 7, 2015
15/20. And I'm German. oh god.
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level 39
Jun 8, 2016
same here :/
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level 52
Oct 15, 2016
I didn't even get half on the American cities quiz, and I'm American. It's okay.
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level 75
Dec 19, 2016
I got the same number. Should have remembered Leipzig... that would have been 16.
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level 67
Jul 21, 2015
hummel hummel ...................
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level 79
Oct 19, 2016
Is Hanover acceptable for Hannover now? I've never seen it with one "n" before.
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level 60
Dec 19, 2016
That's the English spelling.
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level 73
Dec 19, 2016
Yup, most notably in House of Hanover, the title of the ruling family of UK 1714-1901
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level 46
Dec 19, 2016
The Bielefeld conspiracy is effectively a massive in joke with most of the German population in on the joke.
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level 19
Dec 24, 2016
Never even heard of Duisburg, Bochum, or Wuppertal. Bielefeld and Munster were hard, surprised that Dusseldorf is that far up.
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level 65
Mar 29, 2017
you should come here then. the ruhr-area (Essen and Dortmund also beeing a part of) is quite a fascinating region with great industryculture.
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level 46
Jan 20, 2017
I got Duisburg, Bielefeld, Bochum, and Wuppertal but not Hamburg, Cologne, Dresden, Bonn, and Leipzig. o_0
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level 61
Mar 1, 2017
Honorable mention: Mannheim
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level 55
Apr 21, 2017
Mannheim: 306000
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level 47
Dec 10, 2017
sat around for a minute trying to think of Bochum, but instead kept thinking of Boston -_-
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level 44
Feb 22, 2018
I missed Münster and I lived there for a year :(
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level 72
Jun 5, 2018
It seems that either the numbers or the order for Liepzig are incorrect. With the currently stated population it should be above Bremen.
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level 47
Dec 18, 2018
Bochum is the only one I have never heard of (and bielefeld but apparently that doesnt count, and saw it in the other quiz)
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level 31
Feb 24, 2019
All with 2:33 left :D