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
11%
11%
0%
77%
18
flagGreece
0%
11%
27%
61%
18
flagFrance
15%
0%
30%
53%
13
flagAustria
15%
28%
15%
40%
32
flagGermany
17%
17%
26%
39%
180
flagUnknown
5%
36%
21%
36%
19
flagIndia
7%
30%
24%
35%
53
flagthe United Kingdom
13%
32%
21%
31%
88
flagPoland
24%
20%
26%
28%
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flagSwitzerland
27%
27%
18%
27%
11
flagCanada
35%
21%
21%
21%
14
flagthe United States
21%
36%
22%
19%
76