11
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Peru = 4

Japan = 5

Greece = 6

Georgia = 7

Australia = 8

Mauritius = 9

New Zealand = 10

Netherlands = ?

Why?

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  • $\begingroup$ Why break the progression? Should the last question be, "Honduras = ?" $\endgroup$
    – EllieK
    Apr 6, 2023 at 19:03

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Netherlands is

9

because

Its capital, Amsterdam, has 9 letters.

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    $\begingroup$ Might be worth pointing out the red herring in that rot13(Vg nccrnef gb or gur ahzore bs yrggref va gur pbhagel anzr, ohg Nhfgenyvn oernxf guvf ehyr) $\endgroup$ Apr 6, 2023 at 14:05
  • $\begingroup$ Yeah, I was thinking something like "number of letters between the first consonant and the end of the word, inclusive." Then I remembered that "U" is a vowel too! $\endgroup$ Apr 6, 2023 at 15:18

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