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