Question

At an art fair, an artist recorded sales of 53 candles of two different sizes and a total of $269 collected. The smaller candle sells for$4 and the larger candle sells for \$7. What is the system of equations that can be used to find the number of the smaller candles, x, and the number of the larger candles, y, that were sold?

A: x+y=269
4x+7y=53
B: x+y=53
4x+7y=269
C: x+y=53
7x+4y=269
D: x+y=269
7x+4y=53