# Trader Interview Questions

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## Top Interview Questions

A man is rowing a boat to travel up the river. each day he travels 5 miles upstream but at night when he resting he travels 4 miles downstream. How many days does he take to travel 20 miles? The correct answer is probably not the one you come up with first. Requires you to have a good grasp of the scenario and some lateral thinking. 4 days they didn't ask abt nights 16 days Show more responses |

Flipping of a coin. Heads $20, tails -$5. Do you like this game. Second game, $20million heads, tails -$5. Do you prefer the second game? Last game is the same values as the first game, we can play it once or 100 times which would you prefer and why? |

7:00 minutes to answer as many arithmetic questions as you can. I did about 50 and got through. |

The first three questions are mental math. I still remember the hardest one is calculating the 39% of 569 without any pen or paper. The next question is a simple probability: pick 2 cards from a set of poker without 2 Jokers, what is the probability that both cards are Ks. The last one is brain teaser: what is the angle between the minute hand and hour hand on a clock when 9:30. |

You buy 3250 Tibra shares for $2.50 each. You then buy a further 1250 when the price rises to $2.70 and finally sell for $2.65 each. What is your final profit or loss? |

can you project your strategies and success to eclipse ? |

Tell me the 90% CI of the population of Nigeria. |

Is 3599 a prime number? |

How much money is spent on pizza on a Friday night in Sydney? |

what is your biggest weakness |

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