50 Questions about Animals for the ESL Classroom

There are many topics which can be quite interesting and I think that discussing questions about animals is definitely one of them.

Questions about animals are a great topic for discussing since we ignore the most interesting facts about them.

Check these questions about animals:

  1. What’s the largest shark specie?
  2. What’s the life expectancy of sharks?
  3. Where do polar bears live?
  4. Do Polar Bears Hibernate?

I didn’t know the answer to any of those animal questions before the search I did on some animals websites.

Questions about Animals: Sharks

This is one of the scariest animals on Earth.

  1. What’s the life expectancy of sharks?
  2. What’s the smallest species of shark?
  3. How many species of sharks out there?
  4. What’s the largest shark species?
  5. What’s the slowest shark?
  6. What’s the fastest shark?
  7. How many human fatalities are caused by sharks each year?
  8. Are there animals that prey on sharks?

Questions about Animals: Polar Bears

These are some interesting questions about Polar Bears

  1. Do polar bears live in the Antartica?
  2. Do polar bears have white fur?
  3. Do polar bears hibernate?
  4. Do polar bears eat penguins?
  5. Can polar bears swim well?
  6. How long can a polar bear live?

Questions about Animals: Snakes

These are some very interesting questions about Snakes

  1. What’s the fastest snake?
  2. What’s the deadliest snake?
  3. Which snake kills the most people? .
  4. Which snake’s venom kills people the quickest? 
  5. How long do snakes live?
  6. What internal organs do snakes have?

Questions about Animals: Lions

These are some interesting questions about big cats

  1. Do Lions eat or hunt every day?
  2. Where do lions live?
  3. What is a group of lions called?
  4. Are Lions social?
  5. Are Lions the largest cat on Earth?

Questions about Animals: Elephants

These are some questions about elephant

  1. How long does an elephant live?
  2. How long is an Elephant Trunk?
  3. How big is an elephant heart?
  4. How intelligent are elephants?

Questions about Animals: Whales

These are some questions about whales

  1. How fast can whales swim?
  2. Do whales sleep?
  3. How long do whales live?
  4. What is a Group of Whales Called?
  5. What’s the largest whale?
  6. What’s the smallest whale?
  7. Are whales mammals?

Questions about Animals: Penguins

These are some questions about penguins

  1. Where do penguins live?
  2. Do penguins have teeth?
  3. How fast can penguins swim?
  4. How long do penguins live?
  5. What’s the biggest penguin?
  6. At what temperatures do penguins live?

Questions about Animals: Butterflies

These are some interesting questions about butterflies

  1. How long do butterflies live?
  2. How many types of butterflies are there?
  3. Do butterflies bite?
  4. What’s the biggest type of butterfly?
  5. What’s the smallest type of butterfly?

Manuel Campos, English Professor

Manuel Campos

I am Jose Manuel, English professor and creator of EnglishPost.org, a blog whose mission is to share lessons for those who want to learn and improve their English