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Subtract Numbers with Three Digits

In this worksheet, students subtract numbers with three digits using the column method with borrowing if necessary.

'Subtract Numbers with Three Digits' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Addition and Subtraction

Curriculum subtopic:   Add/Subtract up to Four-Digit Numbers

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about subtraction in columns with borrowing if necessary.

 

Example

Subtract 

816 – 486 = 
 

 

Answer

We set the subtraction out in columns.

Starting from the right hand units end we start subtracting, remembering to borrow from the next column if we need to.

 

 

The answer is 330.

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