Food sometimes makes you sick, but can you make food sick? You can with Wednesday Wordplay here at the mentalfloss.com Brain Game. Good luck!

By changing one letter in each step to form English words, and leaving all other letters in their original positions, change FOOD into SICK in the fewest possible steps.

F O O D
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S I C K

Here is one 5-step SOLUTION.

A 5-STEP SOLUTION:

F O O D
H O O D
H O O K
H O C K
S O C K
S I C K

Did you come up with a different sequence of words (even if it's shorter or longer)? Feel free to share your answer with us in the comments below. Thanks!