# Banks & Credit Unions interview questions

www.wellsfargo.com  /  HQ: San Francisco, CA

2,859 Interviews

2.8 Average

www.bankofamerica.com  /  HQ: Charlotte, NC

2,260 Interviews

2.7 Average

www.capitalone.com  /  HQ: Mc Lean, VA

1,442 Interviews

3.1 Average

## Interview Questions

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### Business Analyst at Capital One

Apr 15, 2010
 “You have 3000 bananas at point A, which is 1000 feet removed from point B. You must move as many bananas to point B, but you can only carry 1000 bananas at any time, and traveling 1 feet requires...”

### Operations Analyst at Capital One

Apr 5, 2010
 “Rate yourself on a scale of 1 to 10 how weird you are.”

### Quantitative Developer at Bank of America

Jul 31, 2009
 “How to measure 9 minutes using only a 4 minute and 7 minute hourglass”

### Senior Operations Analyst at Capital One

Aug 31, 2011
 “CASE: Cross-selling Credit Insurance to Cardholders direct mail: .50, 1% response rate, avg balance \$1000, 5% claim insurance, etc. Profitable? How make more profitable? What if response rate...”

### Quantitative Developer at Bank of America

Jul 31, 2009
 “How many numbers between 1 and 1000 contain a 3?”

### Business Analyst at Capital One

Nov 11, 2011
 “Let's say we're playing Russian roulette. The revolver has SIX barrels, THREE of which contain bullets. I give you two options: A. Spin, shoot. Spin, shoot. Spin, shoot. (For a total of...”

### Senior Business Manager at Capital One

Jul 1, 2011
 “Credit card insurance case: calculate break-even claim rate where response rate = 2%, fee charged = 1% of monthly balance, and average balance = \$1,000 per month.”

Jan 13, 2010