101 Questions For Baby Shower Trivia Games: How Well Do You Know Your Friends?

Martha Martins
Jan 24, 2024 By Martha Martins
Originally Published on Jan 08, 2021
Edited by Flora Wilson
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It's baby shower time! These delightful gatherings bring together your nearest and dearest to celebrate the upcoming arrival of a precious little bundle of joy. What better way to add a sprinkle of fun and friendly challenge than with some baby shower trivia questions?

Prepare to put your knowledge to the test and discover facts about pregnancy, baby care, and everything in between. These questions will have your guests guessing, reminiscing, and maybe even learning something new. They will also let you know just how well you know your friends. So gather around and let the baby shower games begin.

Trivia Questions About Babies

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These little brain teasers are not only entertaining but also packed with facts about newborn babies. Whether you're a parent-to-be or a guest, these trivia questions will keep you entertained and create treasured memories. Challenge yourself and learn something new.

1. Question: At what age do most babies start crawling?

Answer: Around 7–10 months.

2. Question: How many bones does a newborn baby have?

Answer: Approximately 300.

3. Question: What is a baby's room called?

Answer: A nursery.

4. Question: How many hours do newborns sleep per day?

Answer: Approximately 16–18 hours.

5. Question: What was the weight of the heaviest baby ever recorded at birth?

Answer: 22 Ib (10 kg).

6. Question: What does the average baby boy weigh at birth?

Answer: 7 Ib (3 kg).

7. Question: What is the average size of a newborn baby's head?

Answer: Approximately 13.5 in (34 cm).

8. Question: How many diapers do you think a baby uses on a daily average?

Answer: Approximately 8–10 diapers daily.

9. Question: What is the highest number of children born by a single woman as of 2022?

Answer: 69.

10. Question: On what day does the umbilical cord of a baby fall off by itself after birth?

Answer: Around 5–15 days.

11. Question: When does a baby's eye color become permanent?

Answer: At nine months.

12. Question: What is usually the first color babies recognize?

Answer: Red.

13. Question: What year was Beyoncé and Jay-Z's child Blue Ivy born?

Answer: 2012.

14. Question: Who holds the record for being the smallest surviving baby ever born as of 2022?

Answer: Curtis Zy-Keith Means.

15. Question: When do most babies start rolling over?

Answer: Around four to six months.

16. Question: How many babies are born each day worldwide?

Answer: Approximately 385,000 babies.

17. Question: When does a baby start sitting up on its own?

Answer: Six to eight months.

18. Question: How far can newborn babies see when they are first born?

Answer: Approximately 8-12 in (20-30 cm) away.

19. Question: Which famous nursery rhyme about stars is commonly sung to babies?

Answer: 'Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star'.

20. Question: Which nursery rhyme featuring the King's horses and men is sung to babies?

Answer: 'Humpty Dumpty'.

21. Question: At what age do babies typically start smiling in response to stimuli?

Answer: Approximately six to eight weeks.

22. Question: When do babies start teething?

Answer: At six months.

23. Question: At what age do babies typically start babbling?

Answer: Around six to nine months old.

24. Question: At what age do babies usually start reaching for objects?

Answer: Three to four months old.

25. Question: At what age do babies typically start walking?

Answer: Approximately 9–12 months old.

26. Question: At what age do babies usually start imitating facial expressions?

Answer: Around two to three months old.

27. Question: What are disposable diapers called?

Answer: Nappy.

28. Question: How many extra calories should a pregnant woman consume daily?

Answer: Approximately 300.

29. Question: At what time is a baby's birth weight regained?

Answer: One to three weeks.

30. Question: When does a baby's hair follicle start to grow?

Answer: By 14 weeks of pregnancy.

31. Question: What is found in a pregnancy test to confirm pregnancy?

Answer: Human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG).

32. Question: What is the average due date for pregnant women?

Answer: 280 days (40 weeks).

33. Question: What is the average length of the first stage of labor for first-time mothers?

Answer: 12–19 hours.

34. Question: What is a baby's first poop called?

Answer: Meconium.

True-Or-False Trivia Questions About Newborns

Think you know it all when it comes to little bundles of joy? Well, it's time to prove it! Brace yourself to attempt a collection of true-or-false baby trivia questions that will leave you guessing, giggling, and gasping. Also, see who can separate baby facts from fiction. These interactive trivia questions are interactive and a fun way to learn some surprising tidbits about babies.

35. Question: True or false: Babies are born with fully developed vision.

Answer: False.

36. Question: True or false: Babies are born with the ability to swim.

Answer: False.

37. Question: True or false: Newborns recognize their mother's voice at birth.

Answer: True

38. Question: True or false: Babies have a well-developed sense of taste at birth.

Answer: True

39. Question: True or false: Babies are born with kneecaps

Answer: False

40. Question: True or false: Babies can recognize their own reflection in a mirror at birth.

Answer: False.

41. Question: True or false: Babies can hear and recognize familiar voices even before they are born.

Answer: True.

42. Question: True or false: Babies cry actual tears when they are born.

Answer: False.

43. Question: True or false: Burping helps babies release air that may have been swallowed during feeding.

Answer: True.

Baby Shower Questions For Parents To Be

From hilarious parenting questions to guessing the little one's arrival date, these baby shower questions are a surefire way to keep the baby shower going with joy and meaningful moments. It's a fantastic chance for the soon-to-be parents to share their excitement, reflect on their journey, and bond with loved ones. Let the questions begin.

44. Question: Which parent has always been obsessed with babies?

45. Question: Who do you think would volunteer to change the diapers more often?

46. Question: Who do you think would prefer to do household chores while their significant other stays with the baby?

47. Question: Who would love to spoil the baby with gifts, kisses, and cuddles?

48. Question: Who is good at singing lullabies?

49. Question: Do you have a lullaby ready that you can't wait to sing to the baby?

50. Question: Who do you think will be obsessed with dressing the baby up?

51. Question: Who would cook up all the baby meals?

52. Question: Who do you think the baby would call first, 'mama' or 'dada'?

53. Question: Do you have any names in mind for the baby?

54. Question: If yes, what is the backstory to the name?

55. Question: Who was looking forward the most to the baby shower?

56. Question: Who decided to host the baby shower and volunteered to take care of the baby shower trivia game?

57. Question: Who is the heavier sleeper, and who will take care of the baby more at night?

58. Question: What kind of baby were you when you were young?

59. Question: What was your favorite nursery rhyme as a child?

60. Question: What was the naughtiest thing you used to do when you were a kid? Did you get scolded for it?

61. Question: Did you like trivia games as a kid? What topic did you know a lot about that would surprise people?

62. Question: What was your favorite book as a child? Have you bought the book for the baby?

63. Question: What kind of food is mom craving during the pregnancy? How does she feel about the cravings?

64. Question: What kind of baby shower games were you anticipating?

65. Question: How did you break the news about the pregnancy to your partner? How did it go?

66. Question: What is the due date for the baby?

67. Question: Have you been reading up on babies? What's the craziest trivia you've come across?

Questions For Baby Shower Games

Are you on the lookout for a fun game that will keep all your guests entertained? Well, search no more, because these trivia questions are the answers you need. These interactive questions are great for creating a unique baby shower experience and also provide the perfect platform for guests to share their own experiences and wisdom.

68. Question: In your opinion, what is the most popular baby shower gift?

69. Question: What are your favorite celebrity baby showers?

70. Question: Which celebrity baby's growth have you been keeping track of?

71. Question: Who is the cutest baby you have ever seen?

72. Question: How do you plan on decorating the baby's room? Have you picked out the colors?

73. Question: What is one food item that you cannot wait for your child to try?

74. Question: Where do you think your first trip would be as new parents?

75. Question: Do you think your child will be mischievous? If so, who do you think they will get that trait from?

76. Question: How have the grandparents been reacting to the pregnancy?

77. Question: How do you plan to juggle work and the baby? Does the group have any tips on that?

78. Question: What advice would you give to a couple who is expecting?

79. Question: What was your favorite about today's baby shower?

80. Question: What is the most decorative baby shower DIY idea or craft project you've tried or seen?

81. Question: Can you recall a memorable moment from a baby shower you attended?

82. Question: What is your favorite baby name that you've heard or come across recently?

83. Question: What are the most adorable baby clothes or accessories that you've seen or purchased?

84. Question: Can you recall a memorable baby shower cake or dessert that impressed you?

85. Question: What is the most thoughtful or personalized baby shower gift you've received or given?

86. Question: What is the most heartwarming or tear-jerking baby shower moment you've witnessed?

87. Question: Can you share a favorite baby shower playlist or song that you think sets the perfect mood?

88. Question: What is the most unusual baby name you've come across?

89. Question: What is the best piece of parenting advice you've received or given to new parents?

90. Question: Can you share any hilarious or heartwarming moments from your own experiences with babies?

91. Question: What is the funniest baby outfit or costume you've ever seen?

92. Question: Can you recall any unique baby shower customs from different cultures?

93. Question: What's your favorite children's book or story that you would recommend as a baby shower gift for a mom-to-be?

94. Question: Can you share any heartwarming or funny stories about becoming a parent for the first time?

95. Question: What's the best piece of parenting advice you've received from your own parents or grandparents?

96. Question: What's the most adorable or creative baby shower cake topper you've seen?

97 Question: Have you ever organized a surprise baby shower? How did it go?

98. Question: Have you ever organized a virtual baby shower?

99. Question: Can you think of any fun or creative ways to involve older siblings in the baby shower festivities?

100. Question: What's the funniest or most unexpected baby-related purchase you've made or seen someone make?

101. Question: Have you been present in the hospital to see any babies born? How was the experience?

By testing everyone's knowledge and sharing personal anecdotes, you're sure to create cherished memories and strengthen the bond between friends and family during this special event. Don't hesitate to add these epic baby shower trivia games to the agenda when planning a baby shower.

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Written by Martha Martins

Bachelor of Arts specializing in Linguistics

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Martha MartinsBachelor of Arts specializing in Linguistics

Martha is a full-time creative writer, content strategist, and aspiring screenwriter who communicates complex thoughts and ideas effectively. She has completed her Bachelor's in Linguistics from Nasarawa State University. As an enthusiast of public relations and communication, Martha is well-prepared to substantially impact your organization as your next content writer and strategist. Her dedication to her craft and commitment to delivering high-quality work enables her to create compelling content that resonates with audiences.

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