Brainbench perl test?

Mike Whitaker mike at
Tue Sep 4 13:31:17 BST 2012

On 4 Sep 2012, at 13:26, Mr I <cub4ucme at> wrote:
>> If the candidate doesn't ask "what happens when n is less than 2", he
>> may be a passable maintenance programmer but he's not someone I'd hire
>> to have any sort of responsibility.
> Again your assumptions are on knowing about the fibonacci sequence. So a
> candidate that does not know the fibonacci sequence but identifies a
> possible flaw in the question can only be a maintenance programmer?

Disagree. His assumptions based on being able to figure out that that iterative relationship needs a start point. It's impossible to implement without it.

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