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Bnei Noach cannot "keep" a mitzvah as a mitzvah. All of humanity including bnei Yisrael were commanded in the sheva mitzvot bnei Noach(the seven laws of Noah). That doesn't mean they didn't do things that were similar or maybe even exactly like mitzvot today. Things started to change with Avraham(Nedarim 31) and no longer considered bnei Noach. For ...


One factor that may have an influence on the count of mitzvos is that some mitzvos are included in others. For example, the ShLO hakadosh writes (I think on Pesachim ) that the chessed associated mitzvos like hachnosas orchim, bikur cholim, levayas hamess are included in veholachta bidrochav

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