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[GMAT math practice question]

Alice, Bob, Cindy, Daren, Eddie, Farrell sit on chairs around a round table. Alice sits opposite Farrell. How many seating arrangements are possible?

A. 2
B. 6
C. 24
D. 120
E. 720

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First, place Alice and Farrell in opposite chairs as shown above (there is only one way to do this as the table is round).
Next, arrange the four remaining people in 4! = 24 ways.

Therefore, C is the answer.
Answer: C

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