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    I'm practicing interview questions and came across this one to see how you think out of the box:

    You’ve been given an elephant. You can’t give it away or sell it, what would you do with the elephant?

    The first thing that came into my mind was that i could kill it and sell the tusks which isn't a nice thing to do (and nor would I actually do it if i had an elephant) or say to an interviewer.

    Any suggestions?
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    Recreate ancient general Hannibal's crossing of the Alps with war elephants and attempt to capture Rome.
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    Rent it out for weddings/events

    Donate to a zoo

    It depends what kind of character you are trying to show
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    (Original post by e^x)
    I'm practicing interview questions and came across this one to see how you think out of the box:

    You’ve been given an elephant. You can’t give it away or sell it, what would you do with the elephant?

    The first thing that came into my mind was that i could kill it and sell the tusks which isn't a nice thing to do (and nor would I actually do it if i had an elephant) or say to an interviewer.

    Any suggestions?
    I would abandon it and notify an animal protection agency of it's location.
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    I would ask where I am and where the elephant is that is in my possession. Then I would either contact a zoo or try to get it to India/Africa so it can live in freedom.
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    I'd keep it and I would try to make the elephant as intelligent as humans by teaching it.
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    (Original post by Tom3198)
    Rent it out for weddings/events

    Donate to a zoo

    It depends what kind of character you are trying to show
    I guess an entrepreneurial character?
    Renting it out seems like a good answer
 
 
 
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