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01. The [grade] six class went on a three-day camping trip to Goldstream Park.
02. My daughter always gets good [grades] at school, but my son's marks are usually pretty average.
03. The principal has called an assembly for [grade] twelve students at noon to discuss plans for the graduation party.
04. It is important to have at least a [grade] 12 education if you want to get a good job.
05. Tobacco leaves are [graded] by factors such as color, size, and position on the stem because lower leaves have less nicotine.
06. I'm pretty happy about my [grades] even if I did get a lower mark than expected in history.
07. My [grade] point average isn't high enough to get me into university.
08. The apples have been [graded] according to size, color and taste.
09. Low [grade] cancers are actually more difficult to treat than more aggressive cancers.
10. The coal in the hills around here is of a poor [grade], so it has very little value.
11. The [grade] of the hill we cycled up was 14%. It was a total killer.
12. The sign said, "Warning - Steep [grade]. Slow down and use caution."
13. We are [grading] the essays on a scale of one to ten.

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