A) personal narrative
B) a historical fiction
C) an informational story
D) a biography
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 family had no money
B) Papa is very sick
C) Leah can't keep the pony's coat shining
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) there is no place to buy cloth.
B) The sacks are a pretty color.
C) Mama has no money to buy cloth.
D) The material is soft.
A) a tractor
C) Leah's pony
A) all the farm animals get sick and die
B) the farm equipment breaks and can't be fixed
C) the grasshoppers and the lack of rain have ruined their crops
D) the farmers can't afford to buy seed
A) his pickup truck
B) Leah's favorite calf
C) Mama's rooster
D) the tractor
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) the auctioneer
D) Mr. B.
A) pay only a penny for each thing they buy
B) pay a penny to watch the auction
C) buy pennies for their coin collections
D) buy valuable things for small amounts of money
1.B 2.B 3.A 4.B 5.C 6.D 7.C 8.D 9.D 10.B 11.D 12.A 13. 14.