## Fermat 2024 Part A - Question 10, CEMC UWaterloo

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**(Fermat 2024, Part A, Question 10, CEMC - UWaterloo)**

In a photograph, Aristotle, David, Flora, Munirah, and Pedro are seated in a random order in a row of $5$ chairs. If David is seated in the middle of the row, what is the probability that Pedro is seated beside him?

$(A)$ $\frac{1}{5}$

$(B)$ $\frac{1}{4}$

$(C)$ $\frac{1}{2}$

$(D)$ $\frac{2}{5}$

$(E)$ $\frac{3}{5}$

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