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Interview questions to prepare for
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Given a M*N board with characters and a dictionary with words, from any position of the board, you can go for 8 directions. Find all the words that can be formed by starting at one position on the board and going in one direction.

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Given a library function X, please implement it. What advantages does this library function provide versus this other method? What are some runtime concerns of your implementation?

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There are N songs to create a list of length L. (L is greater than N.) When a song has played, there have to be K songs before it can be repeated. How many lists can be created?

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There are N numbers in an array. Each move can choose (N - 1) of the numbers to add one. How many moves does it take to make them all equal?

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Convert a dictionary into json format without using any 3-p library.

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Parse string from JSON object and parse JSON from string.

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Find how many letters a second word is away from being an anagram of the first word.

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If xi

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Reduce an array to one element by performing moves. Find the minimum cost.

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Implement LRU cache

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Design a Hangman AI.

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Given a string, return the next incrementally more sorted string.

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Count the lovely number from 1 to a given n. Lovely number is a number with unique characters. eg. 123 is a lovely number while 122 isn"t.

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Schedule the course calendar for course sessions (use java.util.date and java.util.calendar)

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Given an array D of numbers and a target T, count the number of permutations of D [D_a, D_b, D_c] where a < b < c and a + b + c <= T.

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Sort royal names in lexicographical order.

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Given 3 strings, one for a prefix, one full word, and one suffix, determine whether the prefix or suffix is longer based on the full word given.

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Write a program that returns string yes if it is possible for the bot to start at a point(x1,y1) and reach point(x2,y2).

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Given a nested Python dictionary, transform to json format.

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Given a number, return all unique combinations of numbers that sum to that number. Eg. given 4, return 1+1+1+1, 1+1+2, 2+2, 1+3

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Stage 1: Phone screen with team manager

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