Category Archives: Puzzles

Programming phone screen questions

kSquared at GameDev community forums posted a list of phone screen questions from Google, with some answers that he attempted. You’ll have to head to GameDev to read the answers, but here’s the list of questions to ponder:

You are shrunk to the height of a nickel and your mass is proportionally reduced so as to [...]

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Two men running

Adam and Bob have exact speeds for walking and running - neither Adam outwalks Bob, nor Bob outruns Adam.
But for a given distance, Adam runs half the time, then walks another half. Bob runs half the distance, then walks another half.
If they were to compete, which distance would Adam win at, and which distances would [...]

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