These subtraction word problems are great for ages 7 and older who are looking to improve their subtracting skills.
322
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of songs from the larger number of songs:
347 - 25
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 347 and 25:
347 - 25 = 322
18
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of patients from the larger number of patients:
105 - 87
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 105 and 87:
105 - 87 = 18
741
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of cups from the larger number of cups:
835 - 94
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 835 and 94:
835 - 94 = 741
$436
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of money from the larger number of money:
$450 - $14
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 450 and 14:
$450 - $14 = $436
56
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of hours from the larger number of hours:
379 - 323
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 379 and 323:
379 - 323 = 56
206
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of doughnuts from the larger number of doughnuts:
293 - 87
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 293 and 87:
293 - 87 = 206
537
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of 895 from the larger number of 358:
895 - 358
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 895 and 358:
895 - 358 = 537
838
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of cupcakes from the larger number of cupcakes:
877 - 39
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 877 and 39:
877 - 39 = 838
477
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of saplings from the larger number of saplings:
503 - 26
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 503 and 26:
503 - 26 = 477
455
First write the number sentence. Subtract the smaller number of bouquets from the larger number of bouquets:
493 - 38
Now complete the number sentence by finding the difference between 493 and 38:
493 - 38 = 455