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