In this guide for Persona 5 test answers, we'll walk you through how to ace every exam throughout the game, so you can get fighting crime at night, while also excelling at school during the following day.
Should you need help in any other areas of Persona 5 that aren't school exam questions, then we have a wealth of other guides on the game over on our guides hub for Persona 5, such as how to fuse Personas to create other, more powerful Personas, as well as how to level up the Confidant Social Links.
The Persona 5 Test Answers guide is sectioned off by two months at a time, so the first section is April/May, and we'll provide all the relevant answers for every test questions that occurs during those two months. This will then be divided by regular questions that occur during everyday class, and questions that come under the major exams that take place during these two months. So for example, the there are Midterm exams in both April/May and September/October, while Finals Exams will take place in June/July and November/December.
We'll provide the answers for every question featured in Persona 5, so you can maintain the act of being a genius at school while also being a crime fighting superhero by night.
Persona 5 Test Answers
April/May - School Class Answers
- 4/12: A soul is composed of appetite, spirit, and what else? Answer: logic.
- 4/19: Is the line extending from A connecting to B or C? Answer: C.
- 4/23: What event did Emperor Nero add to the Olympics so he could participate? Answer: singing.
- 4/25: What's the common usage of kakushinhan again, regarding an action you take? Knowing that your actions are wrong. Answer: conviction that you're right.
- 4/27: How many colors does it take to print every region without any two adjacent ones being the same color? Answer: four.
- 4/30: Firstly, the "wunder" part probably means... Answer: wonder.
- Next, the "kind" part means... Answer: child.
- So a "wunderkind" would be... Answer: a prodigy.
- 5/7: What do people generally call a woman who has a charm that sometimes leads men to their doom? Answer: a femme fatale.
- 5/10: What do you think is the origin of the term "magistrate's patronage"? Answer: Minamoto no Yoshitsune.
April/May - Midterm Exam Answers
- 5/11: Although the line connects A to C it looks like it leads to B instead. What is this phenomenon called? Answer: an optical illusion.
- If how they're seeing things is different, it probably has to do with this sort of information... Answer: visual information.
- What takes the visual information from your eyes and processes it? Answer: the brain.
- The brain processes visual information. So, the reason why people see things differently is... Answer: they have different cognitions.
- 5/12: Which of the following expressions came from the name of the position that Minamoto no Yoshitsune held? Answer: magistrate's patronage.
- What is the origin of the English word "talent"? Answer: the name of a sum of currency.
- 5/13: What did the Greek philosopher Socrates say that evil is born from? Answer: ignorance.
- What's the least number of colors needed to paint Japan so no two adjacent areas are the same color? Answer: four.
- 5/16: Do you know who created the piece which sold for the highest price back in the 20th century? Answer: Van Gogh
- 5/21: What is the name of this ratio that Japanese architects and artists have liked using? Answer: the silver ratio.
- 5/23: The root words of synesthesia are "syn" and "aisthesis". What do they mean? Answer: "together" and senses".
- 5/26: What was the name of the other famous novel that Sherlock Holmes appeared in? Answer: "Arsene Lupin, Gentleman Burglar."
- 5/30: Who was the pirate who said that he hid his treasure in a certain place just before he was executed? Answer: William Kidd.
June/July - School Class Answers
- 6/4: The original blazers were named that thanks to a certain quality they had. Any idea what it was? Answer: they were brightly colored.
- 6/7: What are red king crabs most biologically related to? Answer: hermit crabs.
- 6/8: With the advent of the color TV, something else started to appear in color. Do you know what it is? Answer: dreams.
- 6/11: Can you imagine how much gold has been excavated by humanity over the course of history? Answer: three Olympic-sized pools.
- 6/13: Paper money is issued by the Bank of Japan, but who issues the coins? Answer: the government.
- 6/15: What would happen if you kept washing your hair with water that was contaminated with metal? Answer: it'll change color.
- 6/23: Who is this woman, drawn as the High Priestess in most tarot decks? Answer: Pope Joan.
- 6/27: In English, what does the term "cat-and-dog" weather refer to? Answer: heavy rain.
- 6/29: This character is the cursive form of a specific Kanji. Do you know which one it is? Answer: gold.
- 7/1: ...But do you know what Chinese dish Zhuge Liang is credited for inventing? Answer: baozi.
- 7/4: Do you know the reason why July and August both have thirty-one days? Answer: someone pretentious said so.
- 7/7: What is the traditional food of Tanabata? Answer: Soumen.
- 7/8: What's a common trait of almost all shaved-ice syrups on the market? Answer: they all have the same flavor.
- 7/9: What is the sum of angles A through E? Answer: 180 degrees.
- 7/11: What is the name of the light-producing substance in fireflies? Answer: Luciferin.
- 7/12: What was the name of the gentleman thief whose family was boiled alive during the Sengoku period? Answer: Ishikawa Goemon.
June/July - Finals Exam Answers:
- 7/13: Which of these phrases has its origins in this shogi piece? Answer: nouveau riche.
- Goemon was popular because he wasn't just a thief, he was a... Answer: gentlemen thief.
- And the person in power who had it in for Goemon was... Answer: Toyotomi Hideyoshi.
- And, Goemon's death after he got captured by Hideyoshi is famous too... Answer: he was boiled alive.
- 7/14: Which of the following statements are true of this organism? Answer: it's not related to crabs.
- What is said to be the reason why people began dreaming in color? Answer: television.
- 7/15: Which one of these was made using the silver ratio? Answer: B4-size paper.
- Define "syn" and "aisthesis", the Greek root words of "synesthesia." Answer: "together" and senses."
September/October - School Class Answers
- 9/3: In this famous statue, he's holding a spear in his left hand, but what in his right hand? Answer: nothing.
- 9/6: What is the name of this phenomenon where the second hand looks like it stops moving? Answer: chronostasis.
- 9/7: We have a saying in Japanese: a skilled hawk hides its talons. What hides its claws in English? Answer: a cat.
- 9/21: The word "robot" didn't come from English. So, what country did it come from? Answer: Czechoslovakia.
- 9/24: Do you know why they chose black and white? Answer: so it shows up well on TV.
- 9/28: So "PVS" refers to when you mistakenly think your phone is going off. What's the 'P'? Answer: phantom. That means it'd be "phantom..." what? Answer: vibration. So if we have "phantom vibration" so far... Answer: syndrome.
- 9/29: Not all civil servants work in government offices. Which one of these occupations is a civil one? Answer: fishermen of Nagaragawa.
- 10/3: ...But in the entire universe, which one of these is closest to its density of star? Three watermelons in the sun.
- 10/6: This device made mass executions possible. You know what it's called, yes? Answer: a guillotine.
- 10/11: Which do you think most people chose to name 'Kiki'? Answer: A.
September/October - Midterm Exam Answers
- 10/17: What is the origin of the word "guillotine"? Answer: name of the one who proposed it.
- First of all, who proposed the idea of a guillotine? Answer: a doctor.
- So, from his perspective, what was the advantage of the guillotine? Answer: it could execute people quickly.
- 10/18: Which of the following statements about this ball is true? Answer: it has thirty two faces.
- What is the meaning of the word "robota", that is the Czech word that is the root word or "robot"? Answer: slave labor.
- 10/19: What is the English name for the phenomenon where it feels like your cell phone is vibrating? Answer: phantom vibration syndrome.
- Which of the following government organizations do the cormorant fisher of Nagaragawa belong to? Answer: the Imperial Household Agency.
- 10/22: What number should be in the middle of this square to make it a magic square? Answer: five.
- 10/24: Can you tell me what the S in 'SOS' means? Answer: it's meaningless.
November/December - School Class Answers
- 11/2: The word "whack" was also used in a coded language from history. What was that language? thieves' can't.
- 11/4: Clubs is a club, diamonds is a gem, spades is a sword... So, what is hearts? Answer: the Holy Grail.
- 11/8: Do you know what age you have to be to listen in on a trial? Answer: zero.
- 11/10: Do you know what the line that's in "bird" but not in "crow" represents? Answer: an eye.
- 11/12: Do you know why hearing someone's voice over the phone sounds different than their real voice? Answer: it's heavily processed.
- 11/15: When he was executed, something was done to his appearance. Do you know what it was? Answer: they put makeup on him.
- 11/17: Which of these is called a cochleold, after its resemblance to a snail? Answer: B.
- 11/18: At which of these locations can you see the sunrise the earliest? Answer: the summit of Mount Fuji.
November/December - Finals Exam Answers
- 12/20: Which one of the following is called the Devil's Curve? Answer: D.
- I think they said the voice you hear through the phone is... Answer: not their real voice.
- But why does the listener think the synthetic voice is the real person? Answer: they speak the same.
- Even if the voice is different, as long as they talk the same, the listener will subconsciously... Answer: supplement the voice.
- 12/21: Which suit of cards represents the Holy Grail? Answer: hearts.
- Which one of the following is not true about the kanji for "crow"? Answer: it includes a number.
- 12/22: Which country refers to a person who controls politics behind the scenes as a "prime minister in black"? Answer: Japan.
- What English word did the initial "do" in the Japanese "dokyuu", or massive, originate from? Answer: dreadnought.
Since we're all done with the answers for every test in Persona 5, why not head over to any of our other guides on the game, such as how to romance other characters, or how to get a job and earn some money.
Now that you're all set to how to ace every question and exam in Persona 5, you should have no problem conquering the classroom.
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