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Doesn't "then" also work in the underlined? The answer is only "that", which I doubt.
L2-40p)However, it is commonly believed that noodles originated from China because the earliest record about noodles were found in a book written during the Han Dynasty of China (206 B.C.-220 A.D.). It is also believedthat Marco Polo brought noodles from China to his home country, Italy, in the late 13th century and then/that these noodles later became pasta.