Although frustrating and irritating, hypothetical question certainly arouse deep thoughts. Next time you are in a group, include these fun hypothetical questions and rub the grey cells of everyone.

Hypothetical Questions

“What if there were no hypothetical situations or questions?” Quite a confusing and imaginary question that is sure to put you into deep thinking! Well, that’s what hypothetical questions are meant for. Simple and enlightening yet perplexing! Often asked at parties, get-togethers, and job interviews, these questions are just another way of provoking conversation, extracting ideas, or judging a person. Honestly speaking, these questions actually do not have truthful answers, as these situations mostly are all in the books or in words. However, if, by any chance, a situation comes up, it is handed entirely differently from the norm. But nevertheless, the questions can be used in projecting future possibilities or testing relationships. Also, when faced with a number of choices, they help in trying to find a solution to a problem. But for fun, you can definitely include them in your conversation to make it exciting and entertaining. Let’s look at some such interesting hypothetical questions.
List Of Fun Hypothetical Questions
Funny Hypothetical Questions
  • If you could have free, unlimited service for five years from an extremely good cook, chauffeur, or masseuse, which would you choose?
  • Would you be willing to have your left middle finger surgically removed if it 'somehow' guaranteed you immunity from all diseases?
  • For $35,000 USD, would you go for three months without washing, brushing your teeth, or using deodorant? Assume you could not explain your reasons to anyone until after the three months is up.
  • Do you feel ill at ease going out to see a movie by yourself?
  • Would a fly without wings be called a walk?
  • If a turtle doesn't have a shell, is he homeless or naked?
  • What do you do when you see an endangered animal eating an endangered plant?
  • Why does your nose run, and your feet smell?
  • Do hyenas laugh even when they are being killed?
  • "I am" is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that "I do" is the longest sentence?
  • Why is it that if someone tells you that there are 1 billion stars in the universe you will believe them but if they tell you a wall has wet paint you will have to touch it to be sure?
  • If someone with multiple personalities threatens to kill himself, is it considered a hostage situation?
  • How many times do you use a disposable razor?
  • Why do we drive on parkways and park on driveways?
  • Why, in a country of free speech, are there phone bills?
Interesting Hypothetical Questions
  • If the person you were engaged to marry had an accident and became a paraplegic, would you go through with the marriage or back out of it?
  • Would you be willing to give up half of what you now own (randomly selected) for a pill that would permanently change you so that one hour of sleep each day would fully refresh you?
  • Someone very close to you is in pain, paralyzed, and you 'somehow' know for certain that they will die within a month. He begs you to give him a fast-acting, painless poison so that he can die. No one else would ever know. Would you?
  • Do you ever wish you were born as a boy/girl and why?
  • If you could choose one aspect of your looks to improve, what would it be and why?
  • Which gender do you think has it easier in our culture?
  • If you try to fail, and succeed, which have you done?
  • Who would you rescue if your car plunged into a lake with your spouse and child, and you could only rescue one?
  • If man evolved from apes why do we still have apes?
  • Why is the word abbreviation so long?
  • Is there another word for synonym?
  • How does the guy who drives the snowplow get to work in the mornings?
  • If nothing ever sticks to TEFLON, how do they make TEFLON stick to the frying pan?
  • Why does sour cream have a use-by date?
  • Why do we wash bath towels? Aren't we clean when we use them?
Do you find any responses to these fun hypothetical questions? If yes, try answering them and see how things get interesting.

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