the fabulous footballers scored an incredible 55 points at last night s game

The Fabulous Footballers scored an incredible 55 points at last night’s game. Interestingly, the number of field goals was 1 more than twice the number of touchdowns. The Fabulous Footballers earned 7 points for each touchdown and 3 points for each field goal.

Which of the following systems of equations models this situation when t represents the number of touchdowns and f represents the number of field goals?

A. t space equals space 2 f space plus space 1 space
7 t space plus space 3 f space equals space 55

B. f space equals space 2 t space plus space 1 space
7 t space plus space 3 f space equals space 55

C. t space equals space 2 f space plus space 1 space
3 t space plus space 7 f space equals space 55

D. f space equals space 2 t space plus space 1 space
3 t space plus space 7 f space equals space 55