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Central Admissions Coordinator Interview Andover, MA

"Why are manhole covers round? There's no right or wrong


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4 Answers


All I could think of to say was "square corners on covers might puncture car tires".

Interview Candidate on Apr 2, 2010

Because they are the perfect fit for the job, as I believe I would be for this position.

Anonymous on Jul 7, 2012

So there is no way for them to fall into the manhole.

Anonymous on Aug 31, 2015

They are the best shape to resist the compression of Earth around it and easiest shape to manufacture.

Anonymous on Nov 5, 2018

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