Super Mario Odyssey: How To Answer Pauline’s Quiz & Find Her Present

Ace Mayor Pauline’s questions and find the perfect gift with our quick list of Super Mario Odyssey answers.

While exploring New Donk City, the metropolis of Super Mario Odyssey, you’ll find a smartly-dressed Pauline over in the plaza. Instead of testing Mario’s platforming skills, Pauline will test your memory with a series of quiz questions — and when that’s all over, she’ll want a present too. If you’re lost and need a hint to help you complete Pauline’s quiz, we’ve got all the answers listed below.

After asking her questions (which are all about Pauline) you’ll have to track down a present, too. That’s a whole lot of work for someone that isn’t named Princess Peach. Don’t worry, you’ll get a reward for all your hard work. She won’t just take any present, and finding the right one can be a little tricky. Keep scrolling to get a bunch of quiz answers and the location for her prized present.

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How To Answer Pauline’s Quiz | Secrets Guide

When you encounter Pauline in New Donk City Plaza, she’ll ask a random assortment of questions. If there are any questions we missed, we’ll add them to the list below. 

  • Q: What do you think my hobby is?
    • A: Going on walks.
  • Q: Which of these things did I actually do a long time ago?
    • A: Captured by ape.
  • Q: How am I doing as mayor?
    • A: Fantastic!
  • Q: What is my most treasured possession?
    • A: A hat.
  • Q: What am I bad with?
    • A: Fixing machines.
  • Q: What kind of music do I like?
    • A: Peppy music.
  • Q: What do I just adore?
    • A: Cake.


After answering Pauline’s questions, she’ll send you on a quest to select the perfect present. To find it, travel to the Heliport flag, then go to the iron girders and drop to a platform — at the end, there’s a pink handbag surrounded by coins. Grab it and return to Pauline to collect your moon reward.

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