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