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