Friday, June 4, 2010

The Interview Question

A global sample of interview questions -- the quirky ones.
  • How many tennis balls are in this room and why? (Yahoo)
  • Are your parents disappointed with your career aspirations? (Fisher Investments)
  • If I put you in a seated room with a phone that had no dial tone, how would you fix it? (Apple)
  • If you were a brick in a wall, which brick would you be and why? (Nestle USA)
  • How would you move Mount Fuji? (Microsoft)
  • Develop an algorithm for finding the shortest distance between two words in a document. After the phone interview is over, take a few hours to develop a working example in C++ and send it to the manager. (Google)
  • Given a dictionary of words, how do you calculate the anagrams for a new word? (Amazon)
  • How many hair salons are there in Japan? (Boston Consulting)
  • Say you are dead - - what do you think you eulogy would say about you? (Nationwide Insurance)

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