Numbers: An introduction to subtraction
Numbers: An introduction to subtraction

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Numbers: An introduction to subtraction

8 Get some practice

Now that you’ve learned how to do subtraction on paper, you might want to practice your new skills.

To practice subtracting whole numbers, including borrowing where necessary, go to the Practice Subtracting [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] section of the Numbers website and click on Get sum. Then follow the instructions.

To practise subtracting decimals, go to the Adding and subtracting decimals page of the website and follow the instructions. This web page gives you addition as well as subtraction problems to do, but if you want to skip the additions simply click on New Problem every time an addition appears.


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