#### Solved Examples and Worksheet for Subtracting with 2 or 3 Digit Whole Numbers without Regrouping

Q1Find the difference between the numbers 52 and 30.
A. 23
B. 21
C. 52
D. 22

Step: 1
The difference between the numbers 52 and 30 is 52 - 30.
Step: 2
 T O 5 2 - 3 0 2 2 [Subtract.]
Step: 3
The difference between the numbers 52 and 30 is 22.
Q2What is the difference between the numbers 635 and 422?

A. 223
B. 203
C. 313
D. 213

Step: 1
The difference between the numbers 635 and 422 is 635 - 422.
Step: 2
 H T O 6 3 5 - 4 2 2 2 1 3 [Subtract.]
Step: 3
So, the difference between the numbers 635 and 422 is 213.
Q3By how much is 66 greater than 42?
A. 34
B. 26
C. 24
D. 22

Step: 1
The difference of 66 and 42 = 66 - 42.
Step: 2
 T O 6 6 - 4 2 2 4 [Subtract]
Step: 3
So, the number 66 is 24 more than the number 42.
Q4Subtract 234 from 468.

A. 235
B. 245
C. 234
D. 244

Step: 1
 H T O 4 6 8 - 2 3 4 2 3 4 [Subtract.]
Q5Subtract 502 from 935.
A. 443
B. 444
C. 433
D. 434

Step: 1
 H T O 9 3 5 - 5 0 2 4 3 3 [Subtract.]
Q6Subtract 141 from 265.

A. 234
B. 112
C. 345
D. 124

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 H T O 2 6 5 - 1 4 1 4
[5 ones - 1 one = 4 ones]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 H T O 2 6 5 - 1 4 1 2 4
[6 tens - 4 tens = 2 tens]
Step: 3
Lastly, subtract the hundreds.
 H T O 2 6 5 - 1 4 1 1 2 4
[2 hundreds - 1 hundred = 1 hundred]
Step: 4
So, 265 - 141 = 124
Q7Subtract 226 from 658.

A. 242
B. 342
C. 324
D. 432

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 H T O 6 5 8 - 2 2 6 2
[8 ones - 6 ones = 2 ones]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 H T O 6 5 8 - 2 2 6 3 2
[5 tens - 2 tens = 3 tens]
Step: 3
Lastly, subtract the hundreds.
 H T O 6 5 8 - 2 2 6 4 3 2
[6 hundreds - 2 hundreds = 4 hundreds]
Step: 4
So, 658 - 226 = 432
Q8Subtract.
 4 8 2 - 2 2 0

A. 262
B. 62
C. 260
D. 252

Step: 1
 4 8 2 - 2 2 0 2
Step: 2
 4 8 2 - 2 2 0 6 2
Step: 3
 4 8 2 - 2 2 0 2 6 2
Q9Subtract:
 90 - 20

A. 70
B. 110
C. 40
D. 50

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 Tens Ones 9 0 - 2 0 0
[0 ones - 0 ones = 0 ones.]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 Tens Ones 9 0 - 2 0 7 0
[9 tens - 2 tens = 7 tens.]
Step: 3
So, 90 - 20 = 70
Q10Subtract:
 75 - 42

A. 34
B. 36
C. 35
D. 33

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 Tens Ones 7 5 - 4 2 3
[5 ones - 2 ones = 3 ones.]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 Tens Ones 7 5 - 4 2 3 3
[7 tens - 4 tens = 3 tens.]
Step: 3
So, 75 - 42 = 33
Q11Subtract:
 85 - 51

A. 43
B. 35
C. 26
D. 34

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 Tens Ones 8 5 - 5 1 4
[5 ones - 1 ones = 4 ones.]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 Tens Ones 8 5 - 5 1 3 4
[8 tens - 5 tens = 3 tens.]
Step: 3
So, 85 - 51 = 34
Q12 A. 647
B. 545
C. 455
D. 236

Step: 1
First, subtract the ones.
 H T O 6 6 6 - 1 2 1 5
[6 ones - 1 one = 5 ones]
Step: 2
Then, subtract the tens.
 H T O 6 6 6 - 1 2 1 4 5
[6 tens - 2 tens = 4 tens]
Step: 3
Lastly, subtract the hundreds.
 H T O 6 6 6 - 1 2 1 5 4 5
[6 hundreds - 1 hundred = 5 hundreds]
Step: 4
So, 666 - 121 = 545