Six friends A, B, C, D, E, and F are sitting at an equal interval around a circular table facing outside, i.e. (away from the center of the table) but not necessarily in the same order. All of them are seated according to the given information: C and A are not sitting adjacent to each other. B does not sit adjacent to E and D. E sits second to the left of C. F is the neighbour of C. Who is sitting opposite to C?
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D. Can’t be determined
Let us analyze the given information in parts and solve the puzzle accordingly
E sits second to the left of C. C and A are not sitting adjacent to each other.
Depicting the above information, we get two possible cases
B does not sit adjacent to E and D.
From the above information, we get further two possible cases
F is the neighbour of C.
Therefore, final seating arrangements can be
From the above cases, we can say that either A or D can sit opposite to C
Hence, (D) is the correct answer.
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