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Top 10 Oddball Interview Questions for 2015

Job candidates must be prepared for anything during an interview. That's why Glassdoor has combed through tens of thousands of interview questions shared by job candidates over the past year to compile its annual list of the Top 10 Oddball Interview Questions.
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    "What would you do if you were the one survivor in a plane crash?" View answers.
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    "What's your favorite 90s jam?" View answers.
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    "If you woke up and had 2,000 unread emails and could only answer 300 of them how would you choose which ones to answer?" View answers.
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    "Who would win in a fight between Spiderman and Batman?" View answers.
    Asked at Stanford University. More Stanford University interview questions.
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    "If you had a machine that produced $100 dollars for life what would you be willing to pay for it today?" View answers.
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    "What did you have for breakfast?" View answers.
    Asked at Banana Republic. More Banana Republic interview questions.
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    "Describe the color yellow to somebody who's blind." View answers.
    Asked at Spirit Airlines. More Spirit Airlines interview questions.
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    "If you were asked to unload a 747 full of jelly beans, what would you do?" View answers.
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    "How many people flew out of Chicago last year?" View answers.
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    "What's your favorite Disney Princess? " View answers.
    Asked at Cold Stone Creamery. More Cold Stone Creamery interview questions.

While job candidates should be ready to take on some challenging and oddball interview questions, they should also expect to be asked some basic or common interview questions. Glassdoor has also compiled a list of the Most Common Interview Questions.

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