Asking a question is the best way of getting information.
Sometimes you are just looking for information and do not know what answer you might get.
At other times you want a yes or no answer.
Fishing questions (FQ): When you go fishing, you put some bait on the hook and throw the hook into the water. You do not know what you might catch.
In a ‘fishing question’ you do not know what the answer is going to be.
You are ‘fishing’ for information.
Shooting questions (SQ): When you go shooting, you only shoot when you have seen something y