Weirdest interview question you've ever gotten

Once got asked in an interview what I'd do if I found a penguin in a freezer. Weirdest question I've ever gotten by a mile. What's yours?

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  • Analyst 1 in AM - Equities
Apr 8, 2021 - 12:58am

I was never asked this & I read this so long ago that I forgot the exact details but it was along the lines of a BB MD asking the interviewee what he'd do if the MD wanted to sleep with their girlfriend

  • Associate 2 in IB-M&A
Apr 8, 2021 - 1:50am

Someone asked me as a "case study" how I could help a CEO use company funds to buy a private jet that will be exclusively used for his own personal use.

My first kneejerk response was that this was an unethical use of funds and that I wouldn't try to support the CEO, but I was told to put that aside and think about how I would help the CEO achieve his goal. 

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