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How do you check if your regression parameters are significant? Given a number's prime number decomposition, how many ways are there of factorizing it into two different factors? |
Why do you want to work for Samuel and Co Trading? |
Player A rolls 3 6-sided dices. Player B rolls a 20-sided dice. The player with highest score wins. Which player do you wish to be? |
You have 2 ropes, each of which takes 1 hour to burn. But both have different densities at different points. How to measure 45 minutes? |
Asked me basic questions about FX markets One or more comments have been removed. |
If I flip 100 coins and then multiply the number of heads by the number of tails, what is the expected value of that number? Can you give a confidence interval on this number? One or more comments have been removed. |
One bag contains 13 white and 15 black marbles. Outside we have 28 black marbles. Every time I pick two marbles from the bag and place back one, whose color depends on the combination of the marbles I put out. Combos : OUT: 1 black-1 white IN : 1 white OUT: 2 blacks IN : 1 black OUT: 2 whites IN : 1 black What is always the color of the last marble remaining? |
If the current market is in contango and you are short are you losing money or making money? |
What is your biggest weakness? |
The majority of the questions they asked me were focused around the commodity I would be trading - Sugar. They were a wide range, from what sugar products they sold to where sugar is most produced and consumed globally. |
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