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In Persona 5 Royal, the knowledge stat is one of the most important stats in the entire game as it will help you with growing your relationships with your confidants and getting good marks in your exams. One of the best ways to level it up is by answering the questions given to you in your classes by your teachers correctly as well as the exam questions.
Due to this being the upgraded version of the original game, some questions have changed and new questions have been added. This guide will show you the right answers for each question throughout the game.
Persona 5 – April’s Questions and Answers
Question: Tell me what the Devil’s Dictionary defines as the Hider factor in the progress of the human race.
Question: Between A and B… which line seems longer…?
Answer: They’re the same
Question: Between music, theater, and chariot racing, which sport did Nero win when he participated in the Olympics?
Answer: All of them
The teacher gives Ann a question and you help her.
Question: What’s the phrase mean to convey? “My country right or wrong”?
Answer 1: You unquestionably support it.
Answer 2: You have a duty to correct it.
Question: Do you know the name of the theorem named after this number?
Answer: Four color theorem
Question 1: First off, the “wunder” part probably means…?
Answer 1: Wonder
Question 2: Next, the “kind” part. That’s probably…
Answer 2: Child
Question 3: Yeah, that’s gotta be it. “Kind” means child… or at least a young guy, in your case.
Answer 3: A prodigy
Persona 5 – May’s Questions and Answers
Question: So what’s the literal translation of the phrase “femme fatale?”
Answer: Fatal woman
Question: You know the time period Yoshitsune was active in, don’t you?
Answer: The Heian period
Question 1: What historical figure inspired “favoring the magistrate?”
Answer 1: Minamoto no Yoshitsune
Question 2: Yoshitsune had a brother, right. Oh, I think his name was…
Answer 2: Minamoto no Yoritomo
Question 3: But they ended up coming into conflict. And in the end when they had to oppose each other…
Answer 3: Yoritomo won
Question 4: That’s probably because people tend to sympathize less with people in power, and sympathize more with…
Answer 4: The weak
Question 1: Which brain function is responsible for the phenomenon of seeing an illusion in this figure?
Answer 2: Cognition
Question 2: Which of the following maps can you paint without any adjacent areas being the same color?
Answer 2: Both
Question 1: Name the book that defined “male factor” as the chief factor in the progress of the human race.
Answer 1: The Devil’s Dictionary
Question 2: What character archetype refers to a mysterious and seductive woman, typically with ulterior motives?
Answer 2: Femme Fatale
Question: What do we call the phenomenon where believing in a treatment’s power is enough to improve your condition/
Answer: The Placebo effect
Question: Which famous artist of the Edo period is said to have moved residence over 100 times?
Answer: Katsushika Hokusai
Question: The golden ratio is 1:1.618 but do you know the silver ratio?
Question 1: If we think about what these words have in common, then maybe “syn” means…
Answer 1: Together
Question 2: And “aisthesis,” huh? That’s like the word aethetics. I wonder if it means…
Answer 2: Senses
Question 3: So that means the full word basically means…
Answer 3: Senses coming together
Question: Do you know which author Leblanc borrowed from?
Answer: Arthur Conan Doyle
Question: Do you know which peg-legged, parrot toting historical figure’s appearance became visual shorthand for pirates?
Answer: John Silver
Persona 5 – June’s Questions and Answers
Question: What do you think the name for the phenomenon is?
Answer: The halo effect
Question: The red king crab is biologically related to the hermit crab. So how is it different from a crab…? Do you know?
Answer: The number of legs
Question: Where does totalitarianism take things a step further than authoritarianism?
Answer: Controlling Public Thought
Asking about washing your hair with copper.
Question: … What color do you think it turns?
Question: Between paper bills and coins, which one is issued by the government?
Ann is asking for help.
Question: One of these has minor metals in it, right?
Question: Now do you know what this woman’s position was?
Answer: A pope
Question: Which of these animals is involved in an English idiom about the weather?
Referring to a piece that is used in the game of Shogi.
Question: What do you think it says on the back of this piece?
Personal 5 – July’s Questions and Answers
Question: What’s the meaning of the original Chinese phrase that these dumplings’ name came from?
Answer: Barbarian’s Head
Question: Two people are responsible for July and August having 31 days. Do you know who those people are?
Answer: Julius and Augustus
Ann is asking for help.
Question 1: So Tanabata’s about gods crossing a starry sky to reunite once every year. It might have something to do with…?
Answer 1: The Milky Way
Question 2: Traditional food
Answer 2: Soumen’s noodles
Question: Do you know what shape it is?
Answer: A triangle
Question 1: What is long-term memory, anyway?
Answer 1: Memories that last a long time
Question 2: Markus mentioned something about the amount of memories you could store, right? Something like…
Answer 2: Infinite
Question 3: If you have theoretically infinite space for them… Theoretically, you’d be able to retain them for…
Answer 3: Forever
Question: Do you know what he did/
Question 1: If angle C is 28 degrees, and angles A and D are 88 degrees, what is the angle of B and E?
Answer 1: 64 degrees
Question 2: I think this came up in class. They were invented by the campus’s guy from Romance of the Three Kingdoms, right?
Answer 2: Zhuge Liang
Question 3: And they were offering something to quell the river…
Answer 3: Barbarians’ heads
Question 4: This master strategist came with the baozi to…
Answer 4: To offer them instead of heads
Question 1: What is the name and genus of this organism?
Answer 1: Red King Crab (Paralithodes)
Question 2: What happened when the government issued paper and hard currencies in Japan for the first time?
Answer 2: It caused confusion in the economy
Question 1: What is the English equivalent of the Norwegian idiom “raining witches?”
Answer 1: Raining cats and dogs
Question 2: Which of the following is another name for spikenard noodles traditionally eaten in Tanabata?
Answer 2: Demon guts
Persona 5 – September’s Questions and Answers
Question: Each hand in this famous statue means something, but… do you know what the right represents?
Question: Do you know the name of that phenomenon where the second hand looks like it’s stopped moving?
Question: What does a pawn shop offer that a secondhand shop doesn’t?
Answer: Mone loans for collateral
Question: What’s one of the supposed origins for the phrase “cat got your tongue?”
Answer: Cats eating human tongues
Question: Robot comes from a word in Czech… but where in Europe is the Czech Republic located?
Answer: Central Europe
Question: How many white and black shapes are there respectively on a soccer ball?
Answer: 20 white, 12 black
Question 1: So “PVS,” referring to when you mistakenly think your phone is going off… What’s the P?
Answer 1: Phantom
Question 2: The next part is the V part. That means it’d be “phantom…” what?
Answer 2: Vibration
Question 3: Last is the S. So if we have “phantom vibration” so far…?
Answer 3: Syndrome
Question: But the fishermen of Nagaragawa are actually civil servants as well. So, tell me which sector they belong to.
Answer: Imperial Household Agency
Persona 5 – October’s Questions and Answers
Question: If we use “three watermelons in the sun” to visualize a certain matter’s size against the universe’s, what are the melons?
Asking about the Guillotine.
Question: Now, do you know who invented this instrument?
Answer: Joseph-Ignace Guillotine
Question: Which name was most commonly ascribed to shape B?
Question 1: Counting both black and white surfaces, how many surfaces are there in total on a soccer ball?
Answer 1: 32 surfaces
Question 2: Didn’t the teacher say that the number of colors used to be different? Do you remember?
Answer 2: It used to be one color
Question 3: Oh yeah, I remember. I think she said that unlike now, soccer games were broadcast with…
Answer 3: Black and white picture
Question 1: Who conducted executions using this device?
Answer 1: Charles-Henri Sanson
Question 2: What is the reason that most people can not become a commercial fisherman of Nagarasawa?
Answer 2: It’s a hereditary profession
Question 1: What is the meaning of “robota,” the etymological root of “robot?”
Answer: Slave labor
Question 2: Which of the following describes the density of the stars in outer space?
Answer 2: 3 bees in all of Europe
Question: Now, tell me the total count for each column in this magic square.
Question: From a psychological standpoint, what’s a key reason our memories can differ from reality?
Answer: Memory Bias
Persona 5 – November’s Questions and Answers
Question: Can you tell me the meaning of the word “wack” in Thieves’ Cant?
Answer: A share of stolen goods
Question: Clubs is a club, diamond is a gem, so what does a spade represent?
Answer: A sword
Question: Tell me how old you have to be to listen in on a trial.
Answer: Any age
Question: Do you know why it’s missing the character for crow?
Answer: Crow eyes are hard to see
Question: I wonder. Do you know why voices sound so different over the phone?
Answer: Because the voice is synthetic.
Asking about the sun rising over Mt. Fuji
Question: Tell me why that is.
Answer: Because of high altitude
Talking about Nezumi Kozo
Question: He was to be paraded through the city and punished in a very particular way. How was he punished?
Answer: His head was put on display
Question: Do you know the name for this graph? Your hint is “snails”…
Persona 5 – December’s Questions and Answers:
Question 1: Choose the graph which is named after the Chinese yoyo known as diabolo.
Answer 1: D
Question 2: He was a really famous thief in the Edo period, right? How much money did he steal, in the end?
Answer 2: Over one billion yen
Question 3: As a result he was sentenced to…
Answer 3: Having his head displayed
Question 4: Criminals, especially famous criminals, were mostly paraded around for …
Answer 4: A performance
Question 1: Which suit of cards represents the Holy Grail?
Answer 1: Hearts
Question 2: According to Japanese judicial law, what is possible for even an infant to do in court?
Answer 2: Attend
Question 1: What country refers to a person who controls politics behind the scenes as a “prime minister in black?”
Answer 1: Japan
Question 2: The Japanese word “dokyuu” translates to “massive.” What English word inspired the initial “do” in dokyuu?
Answer 2: Dreadnought
Persona 5 – January’s Questions and Answers
Ann is asking for help.
Question 1: What’s this phrase supposed to illustrate about the gods of Shinto?
Answer 1: How numerous they are
Question 2: What’s the phrase again? The one about how many gods there are in Shinto?
Answer 2: The Eight Million Gods
Question: Where do you think the fictional land of “Ihatov” is modeled after?
Question: What did the word awful originally mean?
Question: Do you know what she’s stepping on?
Answer: A snake
Asking about the word “sweet.”
Question 1: What does that mean when describing a person?
Answer 1: Kind-hearted
Question 2: So what kind of connotation would “salty” have in that context?
Answer 2: Negative
Question 3: So with all of that in mind, “salty” probably means …
Answer 3: Resentful
Question: How far did this study suggest personal happiness can spread?
Answer: To friends of friends of friends