For acceptable order questions, go through the rules and use them to eliminate answers one by one.
Note that I use the rules themselves. I don’t use my diagrams for these questions. Reading the rules again for this question will help you memorize them, and it’s also more efficient.
Rule 1 eliminates D. Mendez must be in area 3.
Rule 2 eliminates C. Pruitt can’t be in area 1.
Rule 3 eliminates A. Larson must be in the same area as Koguchi or Mendez.
Rule 4 eliminates B. Since Olsen is in 2, Jeffrey must be with Koguchi.
E is CORRECT. It violates no rules.
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