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Vertical subtraction is a method of subtracting numbers by arranging them vertically, with the digits aligned in columns based on their place values (ones, tens, hundreds, etc.). This method works for subtracting numbers with multiple digits and ensures that you subtract each place value correctly.

Vertical Subtraction Worksheets

Single Digit Subtraction

Subtract the single-digit numbers vertically to find the correct answer. Reinforce the importance of accuracy in single-digit subtraction.

1 Digit & 2 Digit Subtraction

1-digit subtraction and 2-digit subtraction are both fundamental math skills taught in early elementary education.

2 Digit Subtraction

Subtract the 2-digit numbers vertically, column by column, to find the correct answer.

3 Digit & 1 Digit Subtraction

One-digit and three-digit subtraction are important math skills taught in elementary education.

3 Digit & 2 Digit Subtraction

Remind students to regroup (borrow) when necessary for 3-digit subtraction. Encourage students to double-check their answers for accuracy.

3 Digit & 4 Digit Subtraction

Subtract three-digit numbers from four-digits is the difficult level for 3rd grade students. Print these worksheets for more practice.