Brainbench perl test?

Dave Mitchell davem at
Tue Sep 4 13:40:37 BST 2012

On Tue, Sep 04, 2012 at 01:26:46PM +0100, Mr I wrote:
> 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?

No, the question needs zero prior knowledge of what the fibonacci sequence
it. It is instead testing that the coder can recognise and implement a
solution to a problem that is defined in a recursive manner.

A walk of a thousand miles begins with a single step...
then continues for another 1,999,999 or so.

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