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