 Subtracting with Money: Pounds and Pence

In this worksheet, students subtract sums of money (in pounds and pence) using column subtraction with borrowing. Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Number: Fractions and Decimals

Curriculum subtopic:  Solve Fraction and Decimal Problems

Difficulty level:   QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must subtract sums of money using column subtraction with borrowing.

Example

Subtract the following

£ 9.86 - £ 8.90

We set out a subtraction in columns, remembering to borrow if necessary. Remember, there might be more than one way to write a correct answer when you calculate with money.

£0.96 = 96pence

Subtract the following

£9.23 - £3.43 =
580pence

£5.80

580pounds

Subtract the following

£4.27 - £2.08 =
£2.19

2.19

219pounds

Subtract the following

£9.79 - £7.30 =
249pounds

£2.49

£2.38

Subtract the following

£5.79 - £1.25 =
£4.54

£3.54

£4.79

Subtract the following

£8.86 - £8.82 =
£0.10

4 pence

£0.04

Subtract the following

£9.84 - £9.73 =
11p

£0.11

£11.0

Subtract the following

£9.99 - £9.03 =
£0.96

£0.09

96 pence

Subtract the following

£9.96 - £9.68 =
0.28

£2.80

£0.28

Subtract the following

£7.57 - £1.68 =
£5.89

589 pence

5.89 pence

Subtract the following

£9.27 - £6.18 =
£309

£3.09

£0.309

• Question 1

Subtract the following

£9.23 - £3.43 =
580pence
£5.80
• Question 2

Subtract the following

£4.27 - £2.08 =
£2.19
• Question 3

Subtract the following

£9.79 - £7.30 =
£2.49
• Question 4

Subtract the following

£5.79 - £1.25 =
£4.54
• Question 5

Subtract the following

£8.86 - £8.82 =
4 pence
£0.04
• Question 6

Subtract the following

£9.84 - £9.73 =
11p
£0.11
• Question 7

Subtract the following

£9.99 - £9.03 =
£0.96
96 pence
• Question 8

Subtract the following

£9.96 - £9.68 =
£0.28
• Question 9

Subtract the following

£7.57 - £1.68 =
£5.89
589 pence
• Question 10

Subtract the following

£9.27 - £6.18 =
£3.09
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