Repost: The technology giant has a reputation for giving brain teasers to job candidates.
Google has a reputation for asking difficult brain-teaser questions that challenge how you act under pressure.
Most of them challenge you to think quantitatively and broadly and test the way you tackle problems on the spot.
Google probably switches up its questions over time, however, career website Glassdoor provides a glimpse of the types of brain-stumping puzzles Google has asked in the past.
Not all of Google’s tricky questions are surely meant to be brain teasers–some of them sound simple, but turn out to be difficult to answer in a concise way.
List of question which has been asked on a Google Interview.
- What is your favorite Google product, and how would you improve it?–Associate Product Manager, January 2016
If you wanted to bring your dog to work but one of your team members was allergic to dogs what would you do?–Associate Account Strategist, December 2014
3. If ads were removed from YouTube, how would you monetize it? – Associate Account Strategist, January 2016
- What do you know about Google?–Administrative Business Partner Interview, February 2015
Design an evacuation plan for the building.–Business Analyst Interview, November 2014
View full list (36 more questions)
Lisa Eadicicco contributed to an earlier version of this story
This story first appeared on Business Insider.