Game: Venus and Mars
Preparation time: 5 minutes
Playing time: 20-30 minutes
Players: All present
What you'll need
- index cards
At the party
- Divide the players into two teams, men vs. women.
- Send each team into a separate room or on opposite ends of a big space.
- Give each team index cards and a pen and have them come up with gender-based questions designed to stump the other team. The women might ask: What's a bobbin? What is Martha Stewart's area of expertise? How much does a newborn weigh? The men might ask: What's the role of the carburetor? Who played in the first Super Bowl? What does RAM stand for?
- After the cards are finished, place them in two piles in the center of the room. Each team member will stand and take a card from the opposite team's pile and try to answer the questions. Teams get one point for each correct answer. The team with the most points at the end of the game wins.