What is a hypothetical question? A hypothetical question is one asked out of interest that may not reflect reality. It can be a useful scientific tool that can also called a thought experiment. When talking to friends it can be fun and useful for determining moral and ethical boundaries. A great solution to standard small talk.
A collection of hypothetical questions
If you had only 24 hours left to live, what would you do?
If you need a ride at 3:00 in the morning who would you call?
If you needed a Kidney, who do you think would be willing to donate one to you?
If you were the opposite sex for one day, what would you look like and what would you do?
If you were to write a novel what would it be about?
If you where a police officer for one day what would you do with the authority?
If you were given the ability to become invisible for one day, what would?
If you wrong someone, how do you apologize?
If you get cheated by the Better Business Bureau, who do you complain to?
If a word is misspelled in the dictionary, how will anyone ever know?
If honesty is the best policy, then is dishonesty the second best policy?
If you were stranded in the remote wilderness would you eat one of your dead traveling companions to survive?
Would you volunteer to be one of the first colonists on Mars if it meant you could never return to earth?
If you could chose would you rather be rich or famous?
If you could relive one of your happiest days which one would you chose?
'If you could grant one wish to another person who would you give it to? Why?
If it is after midnight and you do not want to go home yet, where do you go?
If Heaven exists, what would you like to hear God say when you arrive at the Pearly Gates?
If you could instantly overcome one of your fears, what would it be?
If the money was the same what job at your current company/employer would you want?
If you had to teach something, what would you teach?
If you are feeling sad, what food or meal would cheer you up?
When you are 80-years-old, what will matter to you the most?
If were given $1000 and told you that you had to spend it today, what would you buy?
There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire mediocrity and hills; but whatever is too lofty, a genius as well as a mountain, an assembly as well as a masterpiece, seen too near, is appalling. - Victor Hugo