Posts under Category: math problem

Fast Food Chain Shake Shack to Expand into Sugarland

Case Type: market entry, new market; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview written case.
Industry Coverage: restaurant & food service.

Case Interview Question #01345: Please read the following written case prompt carefully and answer the three questions. You may use the calculator, paper and pen made available to you. After 20 minutes, you will walk through… Read the rest

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National Zoo to Buy 2 Giant Pandas from China

Case Type: investment; math problem.
Consulting Firm: KPMG Advisory first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: leisure & recreation.

Case Interview Question #01330: Your client the National Zoological Park, commonly known as the National Zoo, is one of the oldest zoos in the United States. It is a 163-acre (66 ha) urban park located at Rock Creek Park in Northwest Washington, D.C.… Read the rest

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Pan American Considers a New Hub in Kansas City

Case Type: operations strategy; business optimization; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: airlines.

Case Interview Question #01316: Pan American World Airways, commonly known as Pan Am, was the principal and largest international air carrier in the United States from 1927 until its collapse in December, 1991. During most of the jet era,… Read the rest

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Six Flags Hatches Plan for a New Theme Park

Case Type: add capacity, growth; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: Entertainment; Sports, Leisure & Recreation.

Case Interview Question #01305: Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) is an amusement park corporation based in the United States. It is the largest amusement park company in the world, based on the number of properties owned,… Read the rest

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