Subtracting decimals

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Anything you can do with whole numbers, you can do with decimals. Subtraction is no exception. In this tutorial, you'll get some good practice subtracting decimals up the hundredths place.

Subtracting decimals: example 1

VIDEO 1:11 minutes
Subtracting decimals...up to the hundredths placement. Line up those decimals before you start.

Subtracting decimals: example 2

VIDEO 1:53 minutes
We're going to practice another decimal subtraction problem. You'll need to do some regrouping.

Subtracting decimals

ARTICLE
We'll start with simple problems like 0.9 - 0.8 and build to more complex problems like 12.6 - 8.89.

Subtracting decimals 1

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract tenths like 0.9 - 0.7

Subtracting decimals 2

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract small whole numbers and tenths like 1.6 - 0.3

Subtracting decimals 3

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract larger whole numbers and tenths like 78.4 - 3

Subtracting decimals 4

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract trickier numbers with tenths like 56.8 - 17.9

Subtracting decimals 5

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract hundredths like 0.75 - 0.56

Subtracting decimals 6

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract small whole numbers, tenths, and hundredths like 0.6 - 0.43 or 1.58 - 0.5

Subtracting decimals 7

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Subtract larger whole numbers, tenths, and hundredths like 67.89 - 6 or 35.65 - 17.34

Subtracting decimals 8

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
More challenging subtraction problems with whole numbers, tenths, and hundredths like 15 - 7.45 or 12.19 - 7.68