Interviewers are looking for following skills when evaluating a guesstimate How structured is your approach? Are you able to make quick checks on the efficiency of different methods? Can you... (read entire answer)

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I think there are 2 issues in your approach - 1. You started first with age group and then shifted to households Households will have people less than 15 and more than 50 years of age. In your... (read entire answer)

Pragmatic approach: 1. Segment into types of vehicles 2. Estimate pollution intensity per vehicle type (e.g., if it takes 30 seconds to pass the roundabout on average, what is the pollution per... (read entire answer)

Hi, I think your approach has its merits. However, I believe your assumptions are overly aggressive - 3 radio stations in a small town is A LOT. Now the challenge is to come up with numbers... (read entire answer)

Hi, You may use several methods: Discounted cash flows from the rent + other revenue streams (e.g. observation deck, souvenirs, events, etc) The fair value of assets (land, building) Benc... (read entire answer)

Hi Anonymous, as mentioned by Elias, the fact that you don't get the exact number is not a major problem in a market sizing so far that you are not an order of magnitude above or below the real num... (read entire answer)

Hi, I am not completely sure whether you are talking about the general calculations or a market sizing quant problem. If it is the general math, you follow these steps: Take a minute to th... (read entire answer)

So you'll just need to brush up a bit on your high-school geometry / trigonometry / mensuration. Best to solve these by drawing it out on a piece of paper. Roughly, a plane is: - a long cylinder... (read entire answer)