A) an informational story
B) personal narrative
C) a historical fiction
D) a biography
A) Leah keeps asking for one
B) Leah has to go to town on errands
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) Papa is very sick
C) the nights are hot and dry
D) Leah can't keep the pony's coat shining
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) there is no place to buy cloth.
C) The material is soft.
D) The sacks are a pretty color.
B) Leah's pony
D) 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) the tractor
B) his pickup truck
C) Mama's rooster
D) Leah's favorite calf
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) the auctioneer
D) a neighbor
A) buy pennies for their coin collections
B) pay only a penny for each thing they buy
C) pay a penny to watch the auction
D) buy valuable things for small amounts of money
1.C 2.D 3.A 4.B 5.A 6.A 7.B 8.A 9.D 10.B 11.D 12.A 13. 14.