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