Daily Puzzle - Tuesday - 2 January
Starting with HEAD, change one letter at a time until you have the word TAIL.
Each change leaves the other letters in their original places and must result in a proper word.
What is the minimum number of steps required to achieve this change?
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Hint: The first change takes HEAD to HEAR.
Answer: 5 steps.
HEAD HEAR HEIR HAIR HAIL TAIL
HEAD HEAL HELL HALL TALL TAIL
HEAD HEAL TEAL TELL TALL TAIL.