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