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Christmas Presents

Work out the cost of the five Christmas presents from the information given.

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Five Christmas presents together cost £147.

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The present in red wrapping paper cost £18

The blue present cost twice as much as the red present. How much did the blue present cost? £ Correct Wrong
The yellow present cost one pound more than the red present. How much did the yellow present cost? £ Correct Wrong
The purple present cost ten pounds more than the blue present. How much did the purple present cost? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of the red and green presents together? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of the blue and green presents together? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of the yellow and green presents together? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of the purple and green presents together? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of all the presents except the red one? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost of all the presents except the blue one? £ Correct Wrong
What was the total cost if the five presents were bought for each of 5 people? £ Correct Wrong
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