SCHOOL DAYS SCHOOL DAYS

Across

Not bad (4)
Not new (3)
Pale gray; ash-colored (4)
10 Rotund (5)
11 Not permanent; not lasting (9)
12 The cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message (7)
13 A brief period of precipitation (6)
15 The rate of moving (especially walking or running) (4)
17 Sharp-tongued; impertinent (6)
19 Atmosphere (3)
21 The basic unit of money in Japan; equal to 100 sen (3)
22 Of or relating to a 50th anniversary (6)
23 Exam (4)
25 Letters or symbols written or imprinted on a surface (7)
27 A word rearranged to form another (7)
29 An assemblage of beams forming a rigid structure (5)
30 Much ____ About Nothing (3)
31 What a volcano does (5)
32 Govern (4)
33 ____of our Lives (4)
34 Elegance by virtue of being fashionable (4)

Down

Study of the earth's surface (9)
Carmen (5)
Having eight sides and eight angles (9)
Demonstrations (5)
Copyrighted software that is available free of charge on a trial basis (9)
Duncan (4)
A coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric (5)
One of two or more words that have the same sound and often the same spelling but differ in meaning (7)
14 The branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations (10)
16 Not interrupted; steady (9)
18 Living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey (9)
20 In opposition to (7)
24 Transmitted by electronic means (5)
25 H2O (5)
26 Large and impressive in size, scope, or extent; magnificent. (5)
28 Coarse or shaggy to the touch (5)