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