The Hidden Paw

2) Puzzle - The Recurring Four

Think of any number from 1 through 100. Write down its name.   

Count the number of letters in its name to obtain a second number.   

Count the number of letters in the second number to obtain a third number.   

Continue in this way until the chain of numbers ends on a number that keeps repeating.

What is this number? It is FOUR but WHY?

(Solution on Sunday 26 February 2017)

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