A Quora reader is wondering if technical interviewers are looking for a perfect answer (as required by an online judge) or if they’re more interested in conceptual understanding:

**What happens in a programming interview if you get the answer wrong but show that you understand the concepts needed to be successful?** (answer)

*Why is this post so short? Find the answer, and links to a blog table of contents, at A Summer 2019 Experiment.*