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What is CSS specificity?

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Specificity determines, which CSS rule is applied by browsers. “Specificity is a type of weighting that has a bearing on how your cascading style sheet (CSS) rules are displayed here is very nice article explaining it http://coding.smashingmagazine.com/2007/07/27/css-specificity-things-you-should-know/

Here is an excellent Medium article by Dan Eden that elaborates (with examples) how CSS specificity works: https://medium.com/@dte/understanding-css-selector-specificity-a02238a02a59#.t2ffxzs5h

Run-off the mill JS/HTML/CSS questions. I think anyone with above average web skills should be able to answer them. Whiteboard algorithm problems. Go with it if you've memorized the Cormen book.

Implement a function that accepts continuous stream of speed and a flag(true/false) and print speed when user clicks on a button. Additional conditions: a) user can continuously press button so we may get false positive. b) There may be some interference in this stream so consider that as well.

Asked a lot of questions revolving algorithms and other core CS concepts. Only one of the interviews was specific to the actual job being applied to (core web and frontend).

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