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The Consultant's Exam

  • Q1. How do you put a giraffe into a refrigerator?

(Answer: Open the refrigerator, put in the giraffe, and close the door. )

This question tests whether you tend to do simple things in an overly complicated way.

  • Q2. How do you put an elephant into a refrigerator? (and No, it is not "Open the refigerator, put in the elephant and close the refrigerator?")

(Answer: Open the refrigerator, take out the giraffe, put in the elephant and close the door.) This tests your ability to think through the repercussions of your previous actions.

  • Q3. The Lion King is hosting an animal conference. All the animals attend, except one. Which animal does not attend?

(Answer: The elephant. The elephant is in the refrigerator.) This tests your memory.

Okay, even if you did not answer the first three questions correctly, you still have one more chance to show your true analytical abilities.

  • Q4. There is a river you must cross but it is used by crocodiles, and you do not have a boat. How do you manage it?

(Answer: You just jump into the river and swim across. All the crocodiles are attending the Lion King's Meeting.)