A) personal narrative
B) an informational story
C) a biography
D) a historical fiction
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) 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) dust fills the sky
B) it rains hard
C) flocks of birds fly over
D) clouds cover the sky
A) The material is soft.
B) Mama has no money to buy cloth.
C) The sacks are a pretty color.
D) there is no place to buy cloth.
A) a tractor
D) Leah's pony
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) his pickup truck
B) the tractor
C) Mama's rooster
D) Leah's favorite calf
A) likes animals
B) tells her the pony is the finest in the county
C) has a lot of money
D) once asked her if he could buy the pony
A) Mr. B.
B) the auctioneer
C) a neighbor
A) pay a penny to watch the auction
B) buy pennies for their coin collections
C) pay only a penny for each thing they buy
D) buy valuable things for small amounts of money
1.D 2.D 3.C 4.A 5.B 6.B 7.B 8.B 9.B 10.B 11.D 12.B 13. 14.