Battle of Wits
The player must test their knowledge of Coromon against Jebediah on the second floor of Hayville Library, the information necessary to answer the questions can be found in the various Handbooks given by Merrin. After correctly answering a series of eleven questions, Jebediah acknowledges that the player has bested him and hands over his hat and a Lazy Gem.
- Active: "Jebediah challenged me to a battle of wits in the library."
- Completed: "I showed off my wits to Jebediah and earned myself a prestigious hat."
The order of questions and choices are random. Correct answers are indicated in underlined bold font. There may be more questions than the ones stated here.
|#||Question||Choices||Correct answer reply|
|1||Fire is very effective against...||Electric, Sand, Ice, Water||Correct! Fire is very effective against Ice.|
|2||A trainer challenges you to a battle. You...||Accept, Run away, Decline||That's right!|
|3||How many Coromon species are currently known to exist in Velua?||898, 114, 151, 42||That's right! There are currently 114 species discovered in Velua.|
|4||Damage dealt is always determined by the Attack stat.||False, True||Exactly, only Physical Skills use the Attack stat. Special Skills use the Sp. Attack stat.|
|5||Sand is very effective against...||Sand, Water, Fire, Electric||Correct! Sand is very effective against Electric.|
|6||The Speed stat of a Coromon determines its Critical hit chance.||False, True||That's right, Speed indicates the attack order.|
|7||Water is very effective against...||Ghost, Ice, Sand, Fire||Correct! Water is very effective against Sand and Fire.|
|8||Coromon of different Potential differ in appearance only.||True, False||Indeed. They differ in the amount of bonus stat points they awaken as well.|
|8||Air is very effective against...||Electric, Normal, Fire, Air||Correct! Air is very effective against Fire.|
|9||How many Potential value variations are there?||3, 21, 4||Correct. While there are three different categories, the Potential value can vary from 1 up to 21.|
|10||A trainer may carry only five Coromon at a time.||True, False||Correct!|
|11||Normal is very effective against...||Ghost, Normal, Everything, Nothing||Correct! Normal has no types against which it is very effective.|
|12||There are types which can only be found on Skills.||True, False||Yes, as of yet there are types which can only be found on Skills. No Coromon with those types are discovered so far.|
|13||How many types are there?||8, 6, 7, 13||Correct! There are 7 Coromon Types, and an additional 6 Skill types.|
|14||Trainers may catch Coromon owned by another trainer.||True, False||Correct!|
|15||Cut is very effective against...||Electric, Water, Ghost, Fire||Correct! Cut is only very effective against Electric.|
|16||Ghost is very effective against...||Ghost, Sand, Normal, Ice||Correct! Ghost is only very effective against Ghost.|
|17||A trainer may carry up to six Coromon at a time.||True, False||Correct!|
|18||Poison is very effective against...||Ice, Normal, Air, Water||Correct! Poison is very effective against Normal.|
|19||Trainers may not catch Coromon owned by another trainer.||True, False||Correct!|
|20||Magic is very effective against...||Foul, Fire, Ghost, Water||Correct! Magic is very effective against Ghost.|