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