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View Poll Results: What kind of grades did you get in school?
A 43 67.19%
B 25 39.06%
C 18 28.13%
D 4 6.25%
F 5 7.81%
Multiple Choice Poll. Voters: 64. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 08-31-2017, 11:02 PM
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Location: Big Island of Hawaii
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almost all As in college, B-Cs in High School, a wild mix in grade school.
College was fun, the others were makework.
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Old 09-01-2017, 01:27 AM
 
Location: Wasilla, AK
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Mine took a nosedive once I got a car. I barely got my diploma. I went to college after six years in the Marine Corps. I did much better then.
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Old 09-01-2017, 05:11 AM
 
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High school: B's and C's

I put forth as little effort as possible. My social life was far more important!

College: A's and B's

I tried a little harder

Grad School:

All A's and one B in three Grad programs. I finally liked what I was studying and wanted to put in the effort and actually cared what my grades were.
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Old 09-01-2017, 06:58 AM
 
Location: Massachusetts
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High school: B's and C's

I put forth as little effort as possible. My social life was far more important!

College: A's and B's

I tried a little harder

Grad School:

All A's and one B in three Grad programs. I finally liked what I was studying and wanted to put in the effort and actually cared what my grades were.
This ^^. High school was such a joke...
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Old 09-01-2017, 07:23 AM
 
Location: Florida
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All As through elementary school, mostly As and Bs in middle school and high school. I got Cs in Algebra 2 and Trigonometry, LOL. In college, I got all As, but I dropped out after one semester and did not take math classes. I'm actually going back to school next month and will need to take math... that will undoubtedly alter my GPA!
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Old 09-01-2017, 10:02 AM
 
Location: midwest
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I don't know what the significance of these answers are.

I got A's in Chemistry in high school but only C's in college.

Straight D's in religion in high school my freshman year. I presume that was only because they had a policy of not giving F's. There is no way I could have done less work in religion. LOL
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Old 09-01-2017, 10:12 AM
 
Location: Watervliet, NY
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When you were in school what kind of grades did you get?
Depends on the subject. I got fairly good grades (A-B) in English, Music and Spanish, middling in Social Studies, and bottom drawer in Science and Math (I hated both those subjects).
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Old 09-01-2017, 11:10 AM
Status: "Achilles is in your alleyway, he doesn't want me here" (set 23 days ago)
 
Location: Bel Air, California
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no grades, we only received either
  • excelling
or,
  • probably will excel (providing proper vocational training is provided while incarcerated)
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Old 09-01-2017, 11:52 AM
 
Location: OHIO
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School was easy for me. Almost all A's throughout. It was when I got to college that I learned just how little school had prepared me for that level work. School was taught to the lowest level in the classroom, so making A's wasn't hard. College however was designed to challenge you and the lack of preparation I had in school really showed my freshman year.
Same goes for me
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Old 09-01-2017, 03:33 PM
 
Location: Boise, Idaho
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All A's, except for one B in my weakest subject in college. I find the grading thing kinda stupid though, because good grades doesn't mean I LIKED it. I dropped out of college after 2 years to get married, no debt, no regrets. I found it too stressful to maintain good grades when I wanted to pursue skills that don't exist in college. Like how to be a better and more skilled homemaker. Clearly, I'm happily married.
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