 # Subtract Two Decimal Numbers

In this worksheet, students practise subtracting decimal numbers. Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Decimals

Difficulty level:   ### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn how to find the difference between two numbers.

For Example:

Question:

Find the difference between  31.95 and 4.78.

"Finding the difference" is the same as subtracting, so we need to work out 31.95 - 4.78

We line up the decimal points and then subtract, remembering to borrow from the 9 because we can't do 5 - 8.

3 1 . 9 5

4 . 7 8

2 7 . 1 7

So 31.95 - 4.78 = 27.17

Find the difference between 31.95 and 4.74.

Find the difference between 31.95 and 30.18

Find the difference between 33.21 and 31.95

Find the difference between 31.95 and 13.17

Find the difference between 33.21 and 4.78

Find the difference between 30.18 and 4.78

Find the difference between 13.17 and 4.78

Find the difference between 33.21 and 30.18

Find the difference between 30.18 and 13.1

Find the difference between 33.21 and 13.17

• Question 1

Find the difference between 31.95 and 4.74.

27.21
• Question 2

Find the difference between 31.95 and 30.18

1.77
• Question 3

Find the difference between 33.21 and 31.95

1.26
• Question 4

Find the difference between 31.95 and 13.17

18.78
• Question 5

Find the difference between 33.21 and 4.78

28.43
• Question 6

Find the difference between 30.18 and 4.78

25.4
• Question 7

Find the difference between 13.17 and 4.78

8.39
• Question 8

Find the difference between 33.21 and 30.18

3.03
• Question 9

Find the difference between 30.18 and 13.1

17.08
EDDIE SAYS
• Question 10

Find the difference between 33.21 and 13.17

20.04
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