A) personal narrative
B) an informational story
C) a biography
D) a historical fiction
A) Papa earns good money from selling corn
B) Leah has to go to town on errands
C) Papa needs a horse to round up the cattle
D) Leah keeps asking for one
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) it rains hard
B) dust fills the sky
C) clouds cover the sky
D) flocks of birds fly over
A) Mama has no money to buy cloth.
B) there is no place to buy cloth.
C) The material is soft.
D) The sacks are a pretty color.
B) Leah's pony
D) a tractor
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) has a lot of money
B) likes animals
C) tells her the pony is the finest in the county
D) once asked her if he could buy the pony
B) a neighbor
C) Mr. B.
D) the auctioneer
A) buy pennies for their coin collections
B) pay only a penny for each thing they buy
C) pay a penny to watch the auction
D) buy valuable things for small amounts of money
1.D 2.A 3.D 4.B 5.A 6.C 7.A 8.B 9.C 10.D 11.D 12.B 13. 14.