Interviewer: "Explain to me how does Helicopter functions?"
This was actually asked to me at the last round by the Technical lead of the company.
P.S. I am a software developer I have nothing to do with aviation.
Actually that is a great question for testing analytical thinking, logic and to see tought process...
Question is not there to actually explain techical details of a machine, it is more just a reason to discous, understand, analyse and explain however more suitable question would be "explain implementation of feature x" :)
I do agree with you it's just that, the question caught me by surprise as I was not expecting it at that point.
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