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Leetcode hard: Who is this for?

I get it, we are all just temporarily embarrassed FAANG engineers who just need to “crack” the interview. I’ve failed a myriad of these interviews and I am fairly certain I will continue that trend. However, a concerning trend I am noticing is the increased requests to “practice” Leetcode hards to be successful in an interview. Perhaps I am cherry picking here, but in what universe does a software engineer need to solve this problem in 45 minutes and optimally => https://leetcode.com/problems/find-critical-and-pseudo-critical-edges-in-minimum-spanning-tree/ ?