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"The total time for interview was 8 hours including the chalk carving. There was both styles. A one-on-one and a three on one. On the one on one I was asked at least 30 questions. These question were given to me before the interview.
Ex. If employee came in late how would you address him/her?"
"Can you handle the same career for 30 years?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist? Expect this to be the first question of the 1-on-1 and maybe the 3-on-1."
"Are you mechanically inclined?"
"Do you like to be alone?"
"How would you treat other co-workers?"
"Hypothetical situations: If an employee calls in sick, what do you do?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist? (Without a doubt will be asked this question)"
"If we voted for you to retake the DAT would you?"
"What was your last idea"
"Why do you think that you will be a dentist?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist?, Are you a good teacher?"
"What is my purpose in life?"
"How have you shown your commitment to dentistry?"
"Why do you want to be a dentist? What got you interested in wanting to become a dentist?"
"Describe something that you advocated recently that met opposition and you subsequently debated?"
"whay do ou want to become a dentist?"
"Do you want people to like you?"
"What makes you mad/upset?"
"what was the last idea you had?"
"Can you make it through Dental School with a family?"
"All interviewers seemed very interested that I played the cello. Probably just cuz they were board of the typical interview questions."
"Most of the questions asked are on the LSU pre-dental society website. One of the ones they asked that wasn't is when was the first time you had to take responsibility?"
"If you couldn't choose dentistry as a career, what career would you choose?"
"Why is it important to give instructions to patients?"
"What was your last idea? What was the last thing you made with your hands? Are you empathetic? Are you humble?"
"You design a program and your boss uses it. The program is a huge success but your boss does not give you any credit publically for having put together the program. How would you handle this situation?"
"Do you see yourself as a good teacher"
"Are you a good loser?"
"If you see a kid hit his thumb with a hammer, what would you do?"
"Do you want people to like you? Do you get angry? etc.."
"What was the last thing you made with your hands?"
"If you were babysitting a five year old and you saw the child hit his thumb with a hammer, what would you do?"
"What material item would you like to have that you do not have now?"
"what is my purpose in life?"
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