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Largest Cities every Thousand Years

For each year, guess the biggest city. You're given population, some of which is shockingly low, some shockingly high!
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Last updated: January 30, 2016
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Year
Modern Country
Population
Answer
8000 BC
Syria
500
Mureybet
7000 BC
Palestine
2,000
Jericho
6000 BC
Turkey
3,000
Çatalhöyük
5000 BC
Syria
4,000
Tell Brak
4000 BC
Iraq
4,000
Uruk
4000 BC
Syria
4,000
Tell Brak
Year
Modern Country
Population
Answer
3000 BC
Iraq
45,000
Uruk
2000 BC
Iraq
65,000
Ur
1000 BC
Egypt
120,000
Thebes
0 AD
Italy
1,000,000
Rome
1000 AD
Iraq
1,200,000
Baghdad
2000 AD
Japan
26,400,000
Tokyo
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