As off-the-wall as they may seem, these random questions do have a purpose. Your answer can give the interviewer some insight into your personality, and so can your thought process as you search for a response — according to Forbes, many employers actually want you to think out loud as you formulate an answer. But knowing all this doesn’t make those bizarre questions any easier to answer in the moment.
Forbes compiled a list from Glassdoor.com of some of the weirdest interview questions ever — like "Why are manhole covers round?" — but I'm willing to bet Savvy readers have encountered worse. So let's commiserate: what's the weirdest interview question you've ever had?