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02nd Jun 2021

QUIZ: Can you still pass this Primary School maths test?

Ann Cronin

Brought to you by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Me fail maths? That’s unpossible…

It’s safe to say our maths skills might have suffered a bit since our school days. And as it turns out, those long-forgotten equations can come in pretty handy when managing your finances.

But if you’re not so savvy with your sums, fear not!

When it comes to those tricky financial situations, you won’t need to work out the complex maths equations. Because the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) Money Tools will do the work for you.

These handy Money Tools can compare the features of different financial products from all the main providers, so you can find the best deal for you.

To try the CCPC Money tools, click here.

In the meantime though, it’s time for a maths blast from the past with our maybe-slightly-harder-than-it-looks primary school maths test below.

Will you be on cloud nine with 100%? Or will it have you at sixes and sevens? There’s only one way to find out…

3… 2… 4… DAMNIT… 1… GO!

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