Originally Posted by Seru
^ I think it depends on the standards set on people by their parents, or themselves. I'm pretty sure I was on the brink of tears when I made my first B...but I set really high standards for myself lol. Anything below a 95 in high school for me was a disappointment, but I gave a little wiggle room (92 and up ;D) when I began taking AP and DC courses.
I don't cry over my grades or get emo or anything, but it does suck to see B-s and below in my grade.
Now that I am in uni, my expectations of myself has dropped (horrible time to do so), but it still sucks to see myself getting a B+ in Maths for the very first time of my life. >_>