SAT Math Multiple Choice Practice Question 73: Answer and Explanation

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Question: 73

7. In football, a touchdown is worth 6 points, a field goal is worth 3 points, and an extra point is worth 1 point. Which formula represents the total number of points scored by a team if they scored t touchdowns, f field goals, and e extra points?

A. 6t + 3f + e
B. t6 + f3 + e
C. 6(t + 3f + e)
D. 3t + 6f + e
E. (6 + t) + (3 + f) + (1 + e)

Correct Answer: A

Explanation:

A. This one is pretty simple. Just multiply each way to score by the number of points it's worth and add the three ways together.

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