# Proprietary trader Interview Questions

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## Top Interview Questions

what's angle do the hands of a clock make at 1:20? 75 degrees 80 degrees 80 is correct. you are 1/3 of the way through the 1 and 2. Each area represents 30 degrees. So you are 10 degrees past the 1. That's 20 left, plus the 30 in each of the areas between 2 and 3 and 3 and 4. = 80 Show More Responses |

If you have 9 cans of peaches to carry back to home. But you can carry only 2 cans a time. How many rounds do you need to have all of them back to home. |

A train travels a certain distance taking 7 hrs when going forward. While returning, train increases speed by 12km/hr and takes 5 hrs to return. What is the distance traveled? |

How many golf balls would it take to fill up a school bus? |

How many times would you write out the number 9 when writing out all numbers between 0 and 100? |

91/7 |

They ask if I did any trading before. Also asked how I managed risk. |

Do you have $1200 |

You have 20 socks in a draw. 10 white and 10 black. How many socks do you have to draw to have a matching pair |

A scientist puts a bacteria in a petri dish at exactly noon. Every minute the bacteria divides into two. At exactly 1 PM the petri dish is full. At what time was the dish half full? |

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