Originally Posted by unnoted
On Naruto's batch graduation from the academy they need to perfrom henge and/or clones. Is there any writings that tells how Lee graduated for the academy?? He can only use taijutso, so if the requirement is about nin or genm he cant pass. Even if he excels greatly on taijutso, a rule is a rule unless it was broken druning his time.
If I'm not wrong every year they test different things during the graduation exams. From what I remember, in episode 1 Iruka said something like, "In this exam, you will be tested on bunshin no jutsu." In this case, I'd say Lee may be lucky that they were testing on Taijutsu.