A) personal narrative
B) an informational story
C) a historical fiction
D) a biography
A) Leah keeps asking for one
B) Papa earns good money from selling corn
C) Leah has to go to town on errands
D) Papa needs a horse to round up the cattle
A) Leah can't keep the pony's coat shining
B) the family had no money
C) Papa is very sick
D) the nights are hot and dry
A) dust fills the sky
B) clouds cover the sky
C) it rains hard
D) flocks of birds fly over
A) there is no place to buy cloth.
B) The sacks are a pretty color.
C) The material is soft.
D) Mama has no money to buy cloth.
A) Leah's pony
D) a tractor
A) the farm equipment breaks and can't be fixed
B) the farmers can't afford to buy seed
C) all the farm animals get sick and die
D) the grasshoppers and the lack of rain have ruined their crops
A) the tractor
B) his pickup truck
C) Mama's rooster
D) Leah's favorite calf
A) likes animals
B) tells her the pony is the finest in the county
C) once asked her if he could buy the pony
D) has a lot of money
A) Mr. B.
B) the auctioneer
D) a neighbor
A) buy pennies for their coin collections
B) pay a penny to watch the auction
C) buy valuable things for small amounts of money
D) pay only a penny for each thing they buy
1.C 2.B 3.B 4.A 5.D 6.B 7.D 8.A 9.B 10.B 11.C 12.A 13. 14.