In Persona 4 Golden, Knowledge is actually power. One of the easiest ways to grow this essential stat is correctly answering a series of questions you get in your classroom throughout the story. These come at the start of your mornings at school at certain days throughout the game and you only get one chance to answer correctly.
Getting these answers right will grow your Knowledge stat. As it levels up, you’ll gain opportunities for new part-time jobs, Social Links, and rewards from other characters.
In this guide, we’ll show you answers to all the classroom questions as well as provide you a cheat sheet of answers for your midterms and final exams throughout Persona 4 Golden.
This story was originally published in June 2020. We’re republishing it today for the release of Persona 4 Golden on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, and Xbox, where it’s available via Xbox Game Pass.
Table of contents
- May classroom answers
- June classroom answers
- July classroom answers
- September classroom answers
- October classroom answers
- November classroom answers
- December classroom answers
- January classroom answers
- February classroom answers
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April classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: What is the year before 1 AD called?
A: 1 BC
Q: The word “alphabet” comes from the word “alpha” and what other one?
Q: How many parts are there in Murakami’s “The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle?”
Q: What was the first economic bubble incident in the world?
A: Tulip mania
Q: What’s it called when you gain more muscle after getting sore through exercise?
Q: Which property of whole numbers doesn’t exist?
A: Marriage numbers
Q: What is the greatest canyon in the solar system?
A: Valles Marineris
May classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: Do you know how Soseki Natsume translated the English phrase “I love you” into Japanese?
A: “The moon is beautiful, isn’t it?
Q1: What is it called when muscles grow after exercise?
Q2: What is the year before 1 A.D. called?
A2: 1 B.C.
Q1: Which of these types of numbers does not exist?
A2: Marriage numbers
Q2: Who translated “I love you” as “The moon is beautiful, isn’t it?”
A2: Soseki Natsume
Q1: Who said “As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom?”
Q2: Which of the following is the highest mountain in the solar system?
A2: Olympus Mons
Q: Tell me how the theory that the pyramids were built by slaves was disproven!
A: Attendance logs
June classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: What sport is “heikin-dai”?
A: Balance Beam
Q: Tell me what kind of exercise builds up lactic acid in the muscles!
Q: Tell me what morale is!
A: Cheerfulness of a group
Q: What period did Japan first implement bonus pay?
Q: What is identity?
Q: Which one of these is the name of a real river?
A: Pis Pis River
July classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: Who said this: “Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature; but he is a thinking reed”?
Q: What is the beginning of “Gakumon no Susume” a reference too?
A: The U.S. Declaration of Independence
Q: What is the medical term for brainfreeze?
A: Sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia
Q: Which famous Heian-era monk famously used a wrong version of this specific kanji?
Q: Which line can a typhoon never cross?
A: The equator
Q: Tell me what makes the king of hearts look different from the other kings in a standard deck of cards?
A: He has no mustache.
Q1: What is morale?
A1: Cheerfulness in a group
Q2: What sport is “heikin-dai”?
A2: Balance Beam
Q1: Which kanji did Kobo make a mistake on?
A1: The first option
Q2: In which period did Japan first implement bonus pay?
Q1: Which king in a deck of cards is missing a mustache?
A1: King of hearts
Q2: Who said this: “Man is but a reed, the most feeble thing in nature; but he is a thinking reed”?
Q1: Which one of these is the name of a real river?
A1: Pis Pis River
Q2: What is the beginning of “Gakumon no Susume” a reference to?
A2: The U.S. Declaration of Independence
September classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: “Venison” is the meat of what animal?
A: All of the above
Q: Which of the following is a kigo for fall?
Q: How short was history’s shortest war?
A: 40 minutes
Q: What do you call somebody who’s between ninety and one hundred years old?
A: A nonagenarian
Q: What part of the human body has an apple in it?
October classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: Which of these sports also uses an anchor?
Q: Where would you find Japan on a map made in a foreign country?
A: The right edge
Q: Tell me what bird’s name means “coward”in English!
Q: What did Napoleon have invented?
A: Glass jars
Q: Do you know what vegetable was used to make the first jack-o-lantern?
Q: What kind of fish was I just talking about?
Q1: What part of the body contains the “Adam’s apple”?
Q2: Where would you find Japan on a map made in a foreign country?
A2: The right edge
Q1: How short was history’s shortest war?
A1: 40 minutes
Q2: “Venison” is the meat of what animal?
A2: All of the above
Q1: What is the Japanese name for “panda”?
A1: Black and white bears
Q2: Which bird is falsely known for being cowardly in the English phrase “to stick one’s head in the sand”?
Q1: What was the name of the Wasan textbook that came out in the Edo period?
A1: Math Girl
Q2: What did Napoleon have invented?
A2: Glass jars
Q1: Which season is the adjective “brisk” a kigo for?
Q2: What is “Dragon’s Blood”?
A2: Plant resin
November classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: Tell me what the “figure” in “figure skating” refers to!
A: Geometric shapes
Q: Who can tell me what kind of bird a kanko-dori is??
A: A cuckoo
Q: Which country do you think the South Pole belongs to?
A: No country
Q: What desert is the Welwitschia from?
Q: Alcohol has to do with the roots of the word “bridal.” Do you know how?
A: Bride ale
Q: Do you know what an “atlas” is?
A: A book of maps
Q: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13... What is this sequence called?
A: Fibonacci sequence
Q: There are over 130 ancient pyramids in Egypt, but do you know who’s buried in the biggest one?
Q: Which of these is considered a “rice cake”?
Q1: What does French food stem from?
A1: Italian Food
Q2: What does the “figure” in “figure skating” refer to?
A2: Geometric shapes
Q1: Who is buried in the biggest pyramid in Egypt?
Q2: What is a book of maps called?
Q1: What word has the words “bride ale” as its roots?
Q2: What kind of bird is a “kanko-dori”?
A2: A cuckoo
December classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q1: Which country does the South Pole belong to?
A2: No country
Q2: 0, 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13... What is this sequence called?
A2: The Fibonacci sequence
Q1: What desert is the Welwitschia found in?
Q2: Which of these is considered a “rice cake”?
Q: Do you know what color a fuzzy-wuzzy polar bear’s fur really is?
Q: What determines whether a hair grows curly or straight?
A: The cross-section
Q: Do you know the intent behind the phrase, “Compassion is not for the good of others”?
A: Compassion makes you look better
Q: Which Cleopatra is the one who was known as one of the three most beautiful women in the world?
January classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: What are you supposed to put on top of a kagami mochi?
A: An orange
Q: “Toso” is a traditional drink for the new year, but what does the name mean?
A: Bury the demons
Q: In the Thai and Vietnamese zodiacs, which animal is used in place of the rabbit?
Q: What color is the snow that falls in Europe in the spring?
Q: What’s the next unit of measurement up from a terabyte?
February classroom answers Persona 4 Golden
Q: What color were the pyramids originally?
ADVANCED EXAMS 2/6
Q1: The word “alphabet” comes from the words “alpha” and what other one?
Q2: How was the theory that the pyramids were built by slaves disproven?
A2: Attendance logs
ADVANCED EXAMS 2/7
Q1: What drink name means “bury demons”?
Q2: What is the medical term for brainfreeze?
A2: Sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia
ADVANCED EXAMS 2/8
Q1: What is the Japanese zodiac equivalent to the “cat” in the Thai and Vietnamese zodiacs?
Q2: What vegetable was used to make the first jack-o’-lanterns?
ADVANCED EXAMS 2/9
Q1: What color were the pyramids when they were first built?
Q2: What gets mixed with snow in Europe that sometimes causes it to turn red?
A2: The Sahara Desert sand