# Actuary Interview Questions

Actuary interview questions shared by candidates

## Top Interview Questions

Prepare SWOT analysis on fictional insurance company 1.5 hours to read through 36 page booklet and prepare analysis. challenging |

If u have 6 months off and enough money, what will u do and why? |

Why do we use Monte Carlo in industry industry practice? |

IQ question. There are 25 horses and you want to find the fastest 3. Given that you can only put 5 of them in each race, what is the minimum number of races that you need? |

explain pi to someone with no maths background / explain standard deviation |

What skills can you bring to the role |

Tell me about a time you have shown initiative? Why Grant Thornton and the position you have chosen? What skills do you think you possess that make you suitable for this position? |

What would you do if you realised you had made a significant mistake? |

Some very technical actuarial questions which i was unprepared for. |

Suppose you have four people that need to cross a bridge in the night. The bridge can hold the weight of two people at the same time and each person takes 1,2,5,10 minutes. What's the minimum time that they need to cross the bridge? |

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