Interview Question

Program Manager Intern Interview(Student Candidate) Seattle, WA

n story building. You have k eggs. Find out which floor the

  egg breaks on when dropped from that floor.

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Go to floor n/2 and drop it. if it breaks, go to floor n/4, else go to floor 3n/4. Basically do a binary search. I don't think you can do this if k < lg(n)

Zach on 2013-01-08

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