Where Was Paper Invented?

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The paper was initially made in ancient Egypt by an Egyptian who used strips from the papyrus reeds.The phrase paper comes from papyrus. However, paper similar to our modern kind was invented in China by a scholar known as Ts'ai Lun.
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Ts'ai Lun is often credited for having invented paper in 105 CE.
The Ancient Egyptians began using papyrus as a medium for written records around 3,700-3,200 BCE.
Paper was invented by the Ancient Egyptians. The term paper is Greek and references the Papyrus which Egyptians used to write on. Paper dates back to 2900 BC.
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