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