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