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Interview Question

Central Admissions Coordinator Interview Andover, MA

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

  answer."
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4 Answers

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

Interview Candidate on Apr 2, 2010
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Because they are the perfect fit for the job, as I believe I would be for this position.

Anonymous on Jul 7, 2012
1

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

Anonymous on Aug 31, 2015
0

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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