Top Ten Unusual Job Interview Questions

These job interview questions are often asked by executives of major companies to test quick thinking skills and cultural fit of the candidates.

The Top Ten

1 If you were a salad, what kind of dressing would you be?

Right now? This very moment? Well if I were a salad I know I'd be splashing my dressing... - Britgirl

2 How do I rate as an interviewer?

0/10 unless I get the job - sadical

This is one of the most tricky questions put forward by an interviewer. The simple formula to tackle this one is to speak honestly about your views. - Kiteretsunu

This question bumped you down to a four. Five would be better in this situation, wouldn't it be? But nah, four. - keycha1n

What kind of question is that? - DapperPickle

3 If you had to be shipwrecked on a deserted island, but all your human needs -- such as food and water -- were taken care of, what two items would you want to have with you?


Well, a portrait of you, and your autograph. I admire you so much! Damn it, just give me the job. - HezarioSeth


The transported would be for me to get the heck out of there, and the gift card... Money! - Poptropica

A computer and a charger, I would already have a house because that's a human need. - DapperPickle

4 If someone wrote a biography about you, what do you think the title should be?

Sadical is Badical at Answering Questions - by sadical, since no one wants to write a book as boring as my life - sadical

The Most Magnificent and Perfect Human That Ever Stepped Earth! Did I get the job? - keyson

Poptropica: The Floating Head girl - Poptropica

Hmm... The great legacy of the pickle in the dapper. - DapperPickle

5 If you had only six months left to live, what would you do with the time?

Find out how to not die in 6 months. - DapperPickle

Work for you, of course! - keycha1n

Travel in time and make it longer. - Puga

I'd complete watching Pokemon. (I'm still at season 5) - Animefan12

6 If you could have dinner with anyone from history, who would it be and why?

History... Jesus because I want to go to Heaven... - DapperPickle

I'd have dinner with Mahatma Gandhi. - Animefan12

Hitler: I'll poison the spuds. - Puga

7 If you were a car, what type would you be?

That car from Christine, so I could murder my enemy's, no wait, that's a bit too far. - DapperPickle

A Mustang or a Jaguar. I. Love. Sports cars! - RiverClanRocks

I'd be... the... the costliest one! - Animefan12

8 In the news story of your life, what would the headline say?

"Cable connection and T.V. is scientifically proven as vital for life" - Animefan12

9 If you could be a super hero, what would you want your superpowers to be?

Super flexibility, so I could be super tall. - DapperPickle

Flight! I believe I can fly! - RiverClanRocks

I want to control time actually,and since I watch Heroes I could teleport as well. - DapperPickle

Superman powers! And super- smartalecism. - Poptropica

10 If you were a type of food, what type of food would you be?

Oreo so people could argue over how I'm eaten, and I'd just sit there like, "they're arguing over me, how flattering! " - Puga

Hopefully something with dark meat and highly spiced. Like venison vindaloo. - PositronWildhawk

Pickle, because pickles are awesome, but I have never tasted them. - DapperPickle

Once again, the delicious type. - keycha1n

The Contenders

11 Will you wear your underwear at work?

Well, this item should belong to worst job interview questions not this list. Whoever who added this one to this list, please read the description of the list before adding random items that don't make any sense. - Kiteretsunu

Geez, what job am I applying for?!? - keycha1n

Nope, can it be a stripper now? - Puga

12 What do you enjoy doing...?

Uuuhh... This is a little um weird... - DapperPickle

Masturb - I mean, vacuuming. - Puga

13 What is your major (says German, Italian, and trigonometry) ok, how do you say hello in German, Italian, and trigonometry
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