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