WONDER #692: What is the Oldest City in the United States?
Question 1 of 3
The area of San Juan was once called...
- San Domingo
- St. Louis
Question 2 of 3
What is the oldest city in the continental United States?
- St. Augustine
- New York City
Question 3 of 3
Which is the BEST evidence that Cahokia was once one of the largest cities in the world?
- “Today, the huge earthen mounds built by the Mississippians are preserved at the Cahokia Mounds site.”
- ““Historians believe more people may have lived there [Cahokia] than in London at the same time.”
- “San Juan is one of the Caribbean’s largest natural harbors.”
- “For reasons unknown, the city [Cahokia] was mostly empty by the year 1400.”
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