Interviewer: There is one scooter It has 2 tyres and one stepni (spare tyre). Each tyre can run 5 km How long a scooter can run?
Candidate: 3 tyres, each can run 5 km = total 15 km. However, at any time, you need 2 tyres. Hence, the total maximum distance that can be covered = 15/2 = 7.5 km. To achieve the maximum distance. Let the 3 tyres be A, B and C.
Run on A and B for 2.5 km (remaining: A = 2.5, B = 2.5, C = 5)
Run on B and C for 2.5 km (remaining: A = 2.5, B = 0, C = 2.5)
Run on A and C for 2.5 km (remaining: A = 0, B = 0, C = 0)
Interviewer: Can you name three consecutive days without using the words Wednesday, Friday or Sunday?
Candidate: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.
Interviewer: Fill this cup with the water.
Candidate: Poured some water into a cup and it overflowed slightly.
Candidate: “No sir, I always give my 110%”.
Interviewer: How is it easy to weigh a fish?
Candidate: Because it has its own scales.
Interviewer: You are driving along in your car on a wild, stormy night, it’s raining heavily, when suddenly you pass by a bus stop, and you see 3 people waiting for a bus:
This was a hypothetical scenario created that was once actually used as part of a job application. You could pick up the old lady, because she is going to die, and thus you should save her first; or you could take the old friend because he once saved your life, and this would be the perfect chance to pay him back. However, you may never be able to find your perfect mate again. The candidate who was selected had no trouble coming up with his answer. Guess what his answer was?
Candidate: I would give the car keys to my old friend and let him take the lady to the hospital. I would stay behind and wait for the bus with the partner of my dreams.