Questions To Ask Your Grandparents

Best 100 Questions To Ask Your Grandparents

Questions To Ask Your Grandparents

We all are thinking about inventing time machines so that we can visit and relive it somehow, but we have forgotten that we have living time machines with us, that can easily take us back in time. Those machines are grandparents. Grandparents are the real living links to that era which we seek to go in, we simply have to connect with them, and to do that we have to communicate. So in this article we are focusing on the questions to ask your grandparents, to know them, your family lineage better.

Funny questions to ask your grandparent

  1. Do you used to do something fun as a family tradition?
  2. What do you like about holidays and why?
  3. How did you get that nickname that your sibling used for you?
  4. Does your nickname match well with your personality?
  5. How will you explain your childhood home?
  6. How will you explain your childhood?
  7. When you were young, what did you think you would become?
  8. Are you happy at the palace you are at in your life right now?
  9. Is there any advice that your parents gave to you which you like to pass onto your next generations?
  10. Do you have a crush on a school teacher?
  11. How many affairs did you have in high school?
  12. Did anyone bully you in high school?
  13. What was the school environment used to be at that time?
  14. Do you think that schools of that time had creative subjects?
  15. How was your relationship with your parents?

Life questions to ask your grandparents

  1. What are the three most important components to living a happy life?
  2. How can one achieve peace in his life?
  3. Why is the youth of this era so depressed?
  4. What are the factors that are ruining humanity?
  5. In your opinion, what are the things that the new generation should work on?
  6. What are the serious environmental changes you have observed over your life?
  7. What are your comments on food of that time and now?
  8. Has the food quality deteriorated over time?
  9. Do you think we have progressed morally?
  10. What is the importance of morals and values in one’s life?
  11. Do you think Americans and Europeans share the same set of moral values?
  12. How did you become independent?
  13. How were your struggles different from ours?
  14. Do you have any dark secrets in your life?
  15. Do you hold any emotional scar?
  16. What is mental health to you?
  17. Do you think at some point you were depressed and you didn’t know about it because of the unawareness about mental health? 
  18. What do you think about the role of religion in someone’s life?
  19. Does religion have a positive impact on your life?
  20. Do you think you could have made better life choices?

Questions to ask your grandparents about history 

Family history is important to children. They want to learn about their parents, grandparents, and great parents. At the same time it is very healthy for the children to have a viewpoint about past life so that they can compare the both. That is why we should encourage our children to ask their grandparents questions:

  1. Where were you born?
  2. Did you have both parents when you were  born?
  3. What was your childhood like?
  4. Did you have grandparents, and what were they like?
  5. What traditions were famous at that time?
  6. What games children used to play at that time?
  7. At what age did you have interaction with computers?
  8. At what age did you learn to cook?
  9. At what age did you learn to ride?
  10. Were you allowed to wear makeup in your childhood?
  11. What was the fashion of that time like?
  12. What is the jolliest memory you have of your parents?
  13. What is that life lesson you have learnt after a failure?
  14. Have you ever been an entrepreneur?
  15. Do women have maternity leaves at that time?
  16. What games did you play as a child?
  17. Who was your first date?
  18. At what age did you have your first date?
  19. At what age you had alcohol for the first time?
  20. Were you a nerd in high school?

Questions to ask your grandparents before they die

  1. What were the fun activities of the children of your time?
  2. Where would you like to go before you die?
  3. What is your dream destination to go to?
  4. Where was the first interaction of you and grandma?
  5. Were grandma pretty?
  6. Did you have love at first sight with grandma?
  7. Which offspring of yours was the most annoying?
  8. What is the secret to a happy marriage?
  9. What were the nature of the jobs you had to do?
  10. What part-time jobs did you do in high school?

Questions for grandparents to ask children

  1. What kind of dessert would you like to have for the whole week?
  2. What is the name of your best friend?
  3. What do you like to do with your best friend?
  4. What cartoon series do you like the most?
  5. Who is your favorite superhero?
  6. What kind of superpower would you like to have?
  7. If you could be a teacher for one day what would you like to do?
  8. What kind of animal would you want to be?
  9. Do you believe in magic?
  10. Do you know any magic tricks?

Questions To Ask Your Grandparents

Questions to ask your grandparents about their life

  1. What is your favorite meal?
  2. What was your favorite snack when you were my age?
  3. Which shade of the sky do you like?
  4. What was your dream life and have you achieved it?
  5. When you were a kid, did you make snowmen?
  6. What is the most important thing about parenting?
  7. What kind of parents did you have?
  8. When you were a kid, who were your favorite cousins?
  9. How was my mom and dad as children?
  10. Do you remember any hit songs from your childhood?

Questions to ask your grandparents about marriage

  1. Who was your first date?
  2. Was grandma your first date?
  3. Did you guys used to study together?
  4. Were your parents agreed happily on your marriage?
  5. What troubles did you face as a couple?
  6. What things do you have to give up in order to keep this relationship healthy?
  7. How did your life change after children?
  8. How did you keep the spark alive after the children and responsibilities?
  9. What made you both fall in love?
  10. Are there any marriage tips you would like to give to young couples?
  11. What financial challenges did you face as a couple?
  12. How did you keep the balance between work life and marriage?
  13. How have children affected your relationship?
  14. Does your bond get stronger after having children?
  15. Do you believe in love at first sight?
  16. What are your opinions on online dating?
  17. What are your tips to find a perfect date?
  18. How did you used to dress up when you went out for a date?
  19. How has romance evolved over time?
  20. How would you define the love life of you and the grandpa/grandma?
  21. Has your family ever been in a pandemic?
  22. What kind of marriage did you have?
  23. What was the relationship between black and white people in your time?
  24. What kept you motivated during war times?
  25. What are the family values you would like to pass on to your future children?
  26. When you were my age, what was the view of intimacy at that time?
  27. What is the fun story behind your nickname?
  28. Was there any dream job you always wanted to have but could not?
  29. What are the values important to be kind?
  30. What were the house chores you used to do as a child?

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