100 Best 'Would You Rather' Questions In Ranking Order

Heather Harper

We analysed thousands of 'Would You Rather?' questions and put the top 100 together in this list from best to worst.

Welcome to the world's best list of the top 100 'Would You Rather' questions!

These questions get used all the time in life during conversations people have with best friends.

Below you'll see we've broken the 100 into a few different categories so you can go straight to the flavor of question you're looking for.

Chapters

Best Would You Rather Questions

Funny Would You Rather Questions

Gross Would You Rather Questions

Difficult Would You Rather Questions

Easy Would You Rather Questions

Weird Would You Rather Questions

Would You Rather Questions For Kids

Would You Rather Questions For Coworkers

Couple Would You Rather Questions

Food Would You Rather Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


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Best Would You Rather Questions

Let's get started! These are our best of the best "Would You Rather" Questions.

Best Would You Rather Questions

  1. Would you rather be a genius and know everything or be amazing at any activity you tried?

  2. Would you rather dine alone or watch a good movie by yourself?

  3. Would you rather end world hunger or stop crime all over the United States?

  4. Would you rather wear pants 3 sizes too big or shoes 3 sizes too small?

  5. Would you rather go into the past and meet your ancestors or go into the future and meet your great-great-grandchildren?

  6. Would you rather lose your ability to speak or the ability to hear for your entire life?

  7. Would you rather experience the world beginning or ending?

  8. Would you rather have more money or more time?

  9. Would you rather only be able to whisper or only be able to shout?

  10. Would you rather work more hours a day, but have longer weekends or work fewer hours a day with more workdays?


Funny Would You Rather Questions

You are going to crack up when you read these questions out to your friends.

Funny Would You Rather Questions

  1. Would you rather live by “Hakuna Matata” or “YOLO”?

  2. Would you rather talk like Yoda or breathe like Darth Vader for the rest of your life?

  3. Would you rather eat only cheese for 1 year or not be able to eat cheese for 1 year?

  4. Would rather have 100 duck-sized elephants or 1 elephant-sized duck?

  5. Would you rather wear a clown wig or clown shoes every day?

  6. Would you rather be insulted by Gordon Ramsay for 10 seconds or receive unlimited text messages from Donald Trump for 10 days?

  7. Would you rather always have a mullet haircut or a ponytail haircut?

  8. Would you rather be without elbows or knees?

  9. Would you rather your only mode of transportation be a donkey or a giraffe?

  10. Would you rather be a clown who distracts the bull or the cowboy who rides the bull?


Gross Would You Rather Questions

These questions might make you feel sick, but they are definitely fun to ask.

Gross Would You Rather Questions

  1. Would you rather get married to a zombie or give birth to a zombie?

  2. Would you rather have baby vomit on you or vomit on a baby?

  3. Would you rather get your wisdom teeth pulled or your butt cheeks pierced?

  4. Would you rather use boiling water as eye drops or gargle with sour milk?

  5. Would you rather be smacked in the face with a fish or farted on?

  6. Would you rather drink water from a vase that has 2-week old flowers, or eat a giant 3-foot spiderweb?

  7. Would you rather eat a stranger's toenails clippings once a week or have everything smell like rotten eggs?

  8. Would you rather pee through your mouth every time or have your best friend pee into your mouth one time?

  9. Would you rather be a tissue paper or toilet paper?

  10. Would you rather eat a dead pigeon or eat a dead dove?


Difficult Would You Rather Questions

These questions are going to have your group stumped! What are you going to choose? They're perfect for a drinking game so everyone is forced to answer or take a shot!

Difficult Would You Rather Questions

  1. Would you rather lose the ability to lie or believe everything you’re told?

  2. Would you rather lose all of the money you've earned this year or lose all of the memories you've gained this year?

  3. Always hit a red light for the rest of your life or always get slow internet after the sun goes down?

  4. Would you rather know how you will die or when you will die?

  5. Would you rather ace a job interview at your dream job or go on a date with the hottest person you know?

  6. Would you rather know the world’s secrets or live ignorantly forever?

  7. Would you rather speak to animals or know other people’s thoughts?

  8. Would you rather live in a real haunted house or in the middle of a dessert?

  9. Would you rather be the person who flips the switch during executions or be the judge who decides who should be executed?

  10. Would you rather always have the urge to pee or have to always wear a diaper?


Easy Would You Rather Questions

These are "Easy peasy lemon squeezy". These questions end with an easy choice and can be a great way to break the ice.

Easy Would You Rather Questions

  1. Would you rather have a rewind button or a pause button on your life?

  2. Would you rather be super strong or have x ray vision?

  3. Would you rather master a musical instrument or have a photographic memory?

  4. Would you rather be always cold or always hot?

  5. Would you rather be the smartest person or the funniest person?

  6. Would you rather be attacked by an insane murderer or be given a million dollars every day for the rest of your life?

  7. Would you rather get a paper cut every time you read a book or get a free pair of Jordans?

  8. Would you rather become an unknown superhero or a famous average person in history books?

  9. Would you rather have your own robot or a private jet?

  10. Would you rather be in a ballet class or a salsa class?


Weird Would You Rather Questions

We had to throw in some oddball questions, or this wouldn't be a good list to refer to.

  1. Would you rather have an extra toe or extra finger?

  2. Would you rather the aliens that make first contact be robotic or organic?

  3. Would you rather have a pet skunk that sprayed you once a month or a pet porcupine that quilled you once a month?

  4. Would you rather have an odd-shaped nose or odd-shaped ears?

  5. Would you rather have a daughter have Hulk powers or a son with Beyonce’s talent?

  6. Would you rather still be bathed in maple syrup by your mother or by your grandmother?

  7. Would you rather have 10,000 spoons when all you need is a knife or always have a knife but never be able to use spoons?

  8. Would you rather have small bad things happen to you for a month or one bad thing happen to you?

  9. Would you rather be get trapped inside a video game or have that video game come to life in the real world?

  10. Lose access to social media or Free wi fi for the rest of your life?


Would You Rather Questions For Kids

"Would you rather" questions are great to ask kids and add to any fun school activity. Try these questions out in your classroom!

  1. Would you rather have a horses tail or a unicorn horn?

  2. Would you rather sneeze chocolate or have your tears taste like cheese?

  3. Would you rather be a superhero or a wizard?

  4. Would you rather it rain marshmallows or skittles?

  5. Would you rather have the ability to fly or be invisible?

  6. Would you rather be the world’s best actress or singer?

  7. Would you rather have cookies or cake?

  8. Would you rather have good grades or be good at sports?

  9. Would you rather go to the amusement park or spend a day with your favorite cartoon character?

  10. Would you rather become 5 years older or 2 years younger?


Would You Rather Questions For Coworkers

The perfect go-to list for team building events or try them out when you kick off your team meeting. They are the perfect conversation starter!

  1. Would you rather do something you love and make just enough money to get by or do something you hate but make billions of dollars?

  2. Would you rather have a terrible boss but a great job or a great boss but a terrible job?

  3. Would you rather have a job where you talk to people all day or a job where you stay at your desk by yourself all day?

  4. Would you rather live in New York City or London?

  5. Would you rather go for a company with thousands of staff or go for a company with just a few hundred staff?

  6. Would you rather have a 10-hour dinner with a headstrong politician from an opposing party, or attend a 10-hour concert for a music group you detest?

  7. Would you rather be poor and work at a job you love, or rich and work at a job you hate?

  8. Would you rather be your own boss or work for someone else?

  9. Would you rather be in your pajamas or a suit all day every day?

  10. Would you rather have a physical meeting with other coworkers or have an online meeting with other coworkers?


Couple Would You Rather Questions

For those in love and looking for answers to their relationship. Try any of these questions and they will solve all your dating problems.

  1. Would you rather stay in or go out for a date?

  2. Would you rather meet your partner’s siblings first or their closest friends first?

  3. Would you rather only be able to have one child, or have to have seven?

  4. Would you rather go to a bar, a club, a house party for a good time, or just stay home for quiet TV dinners?

  5. Would you rather find true love for 1 year or be in a stale relationship for 100 years?

  6. Would you rather be stuck with your spouse in a tree house or in a tent on a rainy day?

  7. Would you rather work a morally questionable job that makes a lot of money or a job that helps a lot of people but doesn’t make much money?

  8. Would you rather have date night every week or date night every month?

  9. Would you rather make a huge salary but have to give everything above minimum wage to charity, or have a mid-range salary and be able to spend it on whatever you want?

  10. Would you rather have a lover who’s obsessed with pets or one who doesn’t like pets?


Food Would You Rather Questions

We LOVE food over here, so always have to include a food questions section.

  1. Would you rather chew a raw onion for 10 minutes or two raw heads of garlic for 30 minutes?

  2. Would you rather have to eat one jar of jam every day for 10 years, or never be able to eat bread for 20 years?

  3. Would you rather have the only beverage you can drink be water or the only food you can eat be a salad?

  4. Would you rather have cheddar popcorn or popcorn with movie theatre butter?

  5. Would you rather have cake or cookies for dessert?

  6. Would you rather live in a world with no caffeine or a world with only raw food?

  7. Would you rather eat pizza or ice cream as your own meal for the rest of your life?

  8. Would you rather be vegetarian or carnivorous?

  9. If it meant you could save pizza or spicy food from extinction?

  10. If you were responsible for choosing whether the world would have bagels or doughnuts, which one would you choose?


Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the basic rules to would you rather?

It can be played in various ways, but the basics of this question game are one person reads out the "would you rather" question from the list. Whoever is the current "player" has decided on option '1' or '2', there is no right or wrong answer. But you do need to answer quickly and you can't choose both options.

  • What is the benefit of "would you rather questions"?

These types of questions are great for critical thinking skills because it makes you analyze two very engaging or not so engaging situations. They also promote practicing their listening and speaking skills while creating situations that they have to think on their feet.

  • What are some difficult "would you rather" questions?
  1. Would you rather date someone you love or date someone who loves you?

  2. Would you rather Continue with your life or restart it?

  3. Would you rather be forced to listen to the same 10 songs on repeat for the rest of your life or forced to watch the same 5 movies on repeat for the rest of your life?

  4. Would you rather Have no one to show up for your wedding or your funeral?

  • Where are the origins of "would you rather"?

Thanks to Dictionary.com we have the answer for you. "In the 1960s, Would you rather appear in psychological studies of motivation as a stock question asking a respondent to pick between two, fixed options. Evidence for the Would you rather game as such comes in the 1970s, used in a study of aggressive behavior in children".


Wrapping Up

Anddd we're done!

100 of the best Would You Rather questions that will create hours of fun for you and your friends.

If you want to go deeper into people's minds with the ice-breaking then you should also check out our list of the best ice breaker games. We also have great lists of virtual team building activities & normal team building activities.

Heather Harper

Heather Harper

Heather Harper has a Masters in Occupational Psychological from the University of Manchester. She currently works as an editorial writer specialising in organizational psychology - helping teams work better together.

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