# Buying Christmas Gifts

Pro Problems > Math > Algebra > Equations > Systems of Equations > Word Problems > Many Variables## Buying Christmas Gifts

Lauren, Martha, Jake and Judah all decide to buy Christmas gifts for each other.

Lauren spends $5 more than Martha. Martha spends twice as much as Jake, Jake spends $17 less than Judah, and Judah spends $15 less than Lauren and Martha combined.

How much money did they spend altogether?

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