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