Which numeral system was in use in ancient Sumer and Babylon?

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Remnants of the highly composite sexagesimal system are in use even today for time measurement and geometry. An hour of time is divided into 60 minutes, which in turn are divided into 60 seconds.
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flagAustralia
10%
0%
6%
82%
29
flagRepublic of Ireland
12%
12%
0%
75%
16
flagGreece
0%
11%
27%
61%
18
flagFrance
15%
0%
30%
53%
13
flagGermany
18%
16%
25%
39%
159
flagAustria
16%
28%
20%
36%
25
flagUnknown
5%
36%
21%
36%
19
flagIndia
7%
30%
24%
35%
53
flagthe United Kingdom
14%
34%
20%
31%
85
flagPoland
24%
20%
26%
28%
13082
flagSwitzerland
27%
27%
18%
27%
11
flagthe United States
21%
37%
21%
20%
75
flagCanada
38%
23%
23%
15%
13