Brain Game: Quitters

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Today's mentalfloss.com Tuesday Test Time Brain Game asks you to break down an eight-letter word, one letter at a time, forming new words along the way. Are you up to the challenge?

By removing one letter from the mix at each step,
and rearranging the remaining letters to form new words,
reduce the word "DROPOUTS" to the letter "U."

D R O P O U T S
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U

Here is one SOLUTION. 

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