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The42's alternative Leaving Cert accounting quiz

Forget about Profit and Loss accounts, these are the only numbers you need to crunch.

Shane Lowry's prize money for the 2014 season on the European Tour amounted to how much?
Inpho
€1.5 million
€900k

€1.7 million
€1 million
Future Ulster Rugby star Charles Piutau will reportedly earn how much with his initial 2-year deal in Belfast?
PA
€200k
€1.4 million

€500k
€1.6 million
To the nearest million, Robbie Keane's accumulated career transfer fee is?
PA
€123 million
€90 million

€130 million
€125 million
If Wayne Rooney earns £250,000 a week, what is his yearly salary?
PA
£14 million
£13 million

£15 million
£16 million
How many points did James O'Donoghue score in the championship last summer?
Inpho
23
51

36
43
If a runner completes a marathon in a time of 2 hours and 23 minutes, what was their average time per mile?
PA
5.5
5.2

6
6.4
In darts, what is the highest score you can record with three darts in different beds?
PA
180
175

171
170
Kevin O'Brien scored the fastest ever World Cup century against England but how many balls did he face?
Inpho
49
51

45
50
The Wimbledon singles champion takes home a cool £1.88 million but how much is the prize money for the first round losers?
PA
£29,000
£16,000

£5,000
£33,000
Ian Madigan topped the Pro12 kicking charts last season but what was his successful kick percentage?
Inpho
82.93
86.96

84.62
87.04
How many balls are on a snooker table at the start of a match?
PA
24
22

20
18
If the interest on Fifa's 'loan' to the FAI was 2% per annum to be repaid over a ten year period, the annual repayment would be?
Inpho
€600k
€800k

What repayment?
A couple of cheeky votes
At 26.50, which county had the highest average age in last summer's football championship?
Inpho
Donegal
Inpho
Mayo

Inpho
Dublin
PA
Kerry
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