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# Programming Intern Interview Questions

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Feb 2, 2013
 3rd Interview: "So I have a client. And based on some new regulation, his compliance department has to start putting out [insert trade resolution document here]. But the people, led by their compliance officer, don't want to intergrate this into their process. So right now the lawyers and our team are prepping them to be compliant when the rule is phased in, but how do I fix this problem:"2 Answers"I don't know, that seems really challenging" (Was exactly what the interviewer wanted- he was making a point that soft skills and process engineering are different and in his opinion more challenging than financial modeling)Was this the question you were asked during your case interview?

### Program Manager Intern at Microsoft was asked...

Mar 7, 2014
 Write a program to print out the first n primes.3 Answerspublic static void printNPrimes(int n){ if(n==0){ return; } if(n>1){ System.out.println(2); int x=3; while(n>0){ if(x%Math.sqrt(x)!=0){ System.out.println(x); } x=x+2; n--; } } }Fixed. public static void printNPrimes(int n){ if(n==0){ return; } if(n>=1){ System.out.println(2); int x=3; while(n>1){ if(x%Math.sqrt(x)!=0){ System.out.println(x); } x=x+2; n--; } } }Can you explain your logic? I tried your program in C++, and it even prints 21 and 27 as prime numbers. This is my code, where fmod is a function that calculated the modulus result of 2 decimals (double). int main(){ int n; cin>>n; if(n==0){ return 0; } if(n>=1){ cout1){ if(fmod(x,sqrt(x))!=0){ cout<

### Executive Programs Intern at Gartner was asked...

Apr 18, 2014
 What research have you done in the technology field 1 AnswerMy business classes try to focus on internal controls and risk management and look for ways that technology can help make companies ethical and efficient

### Product Manager, Intern (Cisco Choice Program) at Cisco Systems was asked...

Apr 4, 2009
 Tell me about a time when you took initiative and went above and beyond the scope of a task.1 AnswerI'm on my second product management intern position and I remember for both interviews, they asked me that very question.

### Program Manager Intern at Microsoft was asked...

Jan 26, 2014
 Design a clock service which can be connected with wifi and internet.1 AnswerThink from different users' perspectives!

### Music Programming Intern at SiriusXM was asked...

Jan 17, 2011
 What do you know about the history of SiriusXM Radio? What are your favorite shows on either?1 AnswerI knew very little about the company which made me think I didn't do well, but I did know some shows. READ UP ON THE COMPANY!

### Cobol Programming Intern at CDS Global was asked...

Feb 25, 2010
 How are you different from other candidates who are applying for this position?2 AnswersThrow in a few puns related to the language. There are four things about me. 1. My identification, which is John Doe. 2. My environment, which is as a programmer. 3. Data about myself, I have 10 years as a programmer. 4. My procedure, which is to provide solutions to problems to allow the company to either spend less or make more money.How am I different from all the other candidates? I'm not going to lie to your face or insult your intelligence, my only reason for being here is to pay my bills and the health insurance. In addition, and aside from the fact that I find coding programs therapeutic and the only thing I know how to do that puts food on my table, I'm going to do whatever it takes to keep this job.

### Program Manager Intern at Microsoft was asked...

Nov 29, 2012
 Tell me about a time you were a leader and were unsuccessful. 1 AnswerI talked about a time when my teammates and I all had different styles, and two teammates always fought, and the emotional tension prevented us from doing our best work. This question is hard because as a leader you don't really want to admit you've failed.

### Program Manager Intern at Microsoft was asked...

Dec 10, 2011
 What does a college dorm look like in 10 years?1 AnswerLike an old college dorm