Directions: Study the following information to answer the given questions:
A, B, C, X, Y, Z are seated in a straight line facing North. C is third to the right of Z and B sits second to the right of C. X sits to the immediate right of A.

Question 1: Which of the following represents the pairs of persons sitting exactly in the middle of the line?
(a) XB
(b) ZB
(c) BX
(d) XC
(e) XY)

Question 2: What is X’s position with respect to Z?
(a) Immediate right of Z
(b) Second to the left
(c) Third to the right
(d) Second to the right
(e) None of these

Question 3: Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(a) ZA
(b) XC
(c) CY
(d) YB
(e) XA

Question 4: How many persons are seated between A and C ?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these

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Common Solution: From the given information, we can make the following table . Answer 1: (d) XC is in the middle of the arrangement.

Answer 2: (d) X is 2nd to the right of Z.

Answer 3: (e) In all the options first person is sitting to the left of the second person. This arrangement is not followed in option (e).

Answer 4: (a) X is the person sitting between A and C.