Why do bagels have holes?
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- “In the past, vendors threaded the circular breads onto dowels to hawk them on street corners”
- If someone asks me this on interview I’ll gtfo. I’ll never work for idiots asking brain teasers.
- It’s certain kind of people who ask these questions to select people like themselves and I don’t want to be with them. Nothing to do with any kind of thinking at all. Just s game they ask you to play. Wall Street quants used to like this kind of stuff. That’s why they all look like came from the same village. Total absense of diversity of appearance or thought. That’s why they tend to all go down to gether
- Diversity isn't involved here. More likely it is an attempt to ask something you didn't prepare for. LC answer memorization doesn't necessarily indicate future success. But how you react to something new, unexpected or outside your direct experience can be more illuminating. That feels more diverse than your response.