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What culture first invented the abacus?

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Rodney Fox on July 17, 2018

The culture of China. Answer: While presently linked in most minds to the Chinese or Asian community the abacus has a lengthy history going through many cultures: . Mesopotamia (2700-2300 BCE): First appearance of th abacus in Sumeria . Iran/Persia (600 BC) . Egypt (5th century BC) . Greece (5th century BC), The oldest remaining example dates back to 300 before our era. . China (2nd century BCE) . Rome (1st century BC)

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