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Ranma Saotome is concluding his report to his class at Furinkan High School which has been about the manga Maison Ikkoku. A debate ensues about whether or not a manga counts as part of a "book report" and also as to if Ranma has read too much into the story. Tatewaki Kuno intervenes on Ranma's side and it turns out he did a book report using a different manga the previous year. Akane Tendo kicks Kuno out of the room and Ranma is given a D- by his teacher.