The Best List of Funny “Switch Sides If…” Game Questions for the Office

Jun 20, 2017 · 4 min read

If you’ve seen our post on “Office Games That Don’t Suck — Part I” then you know that the game “Switch sides if” is an amazing way to get the energy flowing, lift spirits, get to know your teammates, and promote psychological safety at your workplace. We’ve compiled a list of the best questions to play with! All of these questions were chosen for their ability to make people laugh, and to discover common ground with your fellow employees. Here’s how to play: using tape, make a long line on the floor. Have everyone stand together on the same side to begin. Then, start asking questions to the room: “Switch sides if…”

Without further ado,

Switch Sides IF…

  • You prefer summer more than winter.
  • You have kids.
  • You have 4 or more siblings .
  • You prefer dogs more than cats.
  • You were born in (the state you live)…if you didn’t switch sides tell someone where you were born.
  • You have any grandchildren… if you switched sides tell someone how many.
  • You have ridden a horse.
  • You have lived in another country (for more than 2 years)… tell someone where.
  • You have a pet… if you switched sides tell someone what pet you have and it’s name.
  • You were named after someone…Explain who you were named after.
  • You like to sing.
  • You have participated in a race (like a 5K or marathon).
  • You speak another language…Tell someone what languages you speak.
  • You prefer mountains more than beach.
  • You play an instrument…tell someone what instrument you play.
  • You like to play sports or have played on any teams.
  • You have traveled out of the country in the last 6 months…if you switched sides tell someone where.
  • You are the oldest sibling.
  • You’ve watched reality TV this week.
  • You’re an optimist.
  • You like Pepsi more than Coke.
  • You have an iPhone.
  • You love country music.
  • You hit the alarm snooze button this morning.
  • You ever played organized sports as a child.
  • You know more than 4 digits of Pi.
  • You have ever tried yoga even once.
  • You’ve ever lied about your age when it mattered.
  • You have a tattoo.
  • You’ve ever snuck food into the cinema.
  • You’ve eaten chocolate today.
  • You can correctly spell the word “Lieutenant”
  • You can recite the chorus of “call me maybe.”
  • You ever wished Harry Potter was real.
  • You sing in the shower.
  • You’ve walked in on someone in the bathroom… at the office.
  • You’ve ever told the lie “I didn’t see your text.”
  • You went to bed before 11 PM last night.
  • You floss every single day.
  • You worked out more than 3 times in the last 7 days.
  • You lift, bro.
  • You ran more than 3 times in the last 7 days.
  • You’ve ever tried to move something with your mind.
  • You’re a Trekkie.
  • You’re a Browncoat (if nobody knows what that is… just move on.)
  • Tried to write a book (successfully or otherwise…)
  • Spent the night in the hospital.
  • Been in a helicopter.
  • Listened to an audio book.
  • If you have a strange/unusual phobia.
  • You’ve injured yourself while trying to impress a girl or boy you was interested in.
  • Taken food out of a trash can and eaten it.
  • Cried / flirted your way out of a situation.
  • Pretended you don’t speak English.
  • Taken part in a talent show.
  • Made money by performing on the street.
  • Snooped through a friend’s bathroom or bedroom without them knowing
  • Walked for more than 8 hours.
  • Jumped from a roof.
  • Seen an alligator or crocodile in the wild.
  • Tripped because you were walking and texting.
  • Gone surfing.
  • Walked out of a movie because it was so bad.
  • Broken a bone.
  • Cut your own hair.
  • Accidentally said “I love you” to someone.
  • Hitchhiked.
  • Been trapped in an elevator.
  • Been on TV or the radio.
  • Been so sun burnt you couldn’t wear a shirt.
  • Dated someone 10 years older than you (or 10 years younger than you.)
  • Been awake for 48 hours days straight.
  • Fasted for more than 3 days straight.
  • Thrown up because of a roller coaster.
  • Dyed your hair a crazy color.
  • Bought a meal for a homeless person.
  • Cried in public because of a song.
  • Been to a country in Asia.
  • Gone vegan.
  • If you are a vegetarian.
  • Been without heat for a winter or without A/C for a summer.
  • Gone scuba diving.
  • Bungee jumped.
  • Been to a country in Africa.
  • Been on a fad diet.
  • Been electrocuted.
  • Been to a country in the middle east.
  • Worked at a fast food restaurant.
  • Fainted in public.
  • Paid for a stranger’s drink/food.
  • Put a message in a bottle in the ocean/river.
  • You prefer washing dishes more than doing laundry.

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