  # 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:   #### Worksheet Overview

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. Note:  Remember, we can't take 9 away from 8, so we have to 'borrow' from the next column.  The 8 (80) becomes 18 (180)

Remember, there might be more than one way to write a correct answer when you calculate with money.

£0.96 = 96pence

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