# Class 3 Subtraction

## Class II Recap

In Standard two, we learnt how to subtract 3-digits numbers with or without borrowing.

Few examples are shown below.

## Subtraction Without Borrowing

The same 3-digit numbers subtraction method is applied to 4-digits, 5-digits and 6-digits.

Let us learn 4-digits or 5-digits subtraction without borrowing. Few examples are given below.

**Example 1.** Subtract 6027 from 7649

**Solution.** Putting numbers in column format as shown in below figure.

7649 – 6027 = 1622

So, the answer is 1622

**Example 2.** Subtract 21731 from 54896.

**Solution.** Putting numbers in column format as shown below.

54896 - 21731 = 33165

So, the answer is 33165.

## Subtraction with Borrowing

We have already learnt the subtraction with borrowing on 2 and 3 digit numbers. We will use the

same method for addition 4 and 5 digit numbers. Few examples are given below.

**Example 1.** Subtract 29627 from 76322.

**Solution.** Put the numbers in column format and subtract.

Step 1.

Step 2.

Step 3.

Step 4.

Step 5.

76322 – 29627 = 46695

So, the answer is 46695.

## Story Time Subtraction

In our day to day life we use concept of subtraction in many ways, few examples are shown below.

**Example 1.** There are 6500 persons in a stadium, due to rain 2354 persons left the stadium.

How many persons are present in the stadium to see the match?

**Solution.**

There are 4146 persons present in the stadium.

**Example 2.** Total population of a town is 75575, out of which 37895 are men and remaining are women.
How many women are leaving in the town?

**Solution.**

So, there are 37680 women leaving in the town.

## Addition and subtraction

In our day to day life we use concept of both addition and subtraction in many ways.

Few examples are given below.

**Example 1.** In a garden there are 25000 trees, out of these 12615 are apple trees, 1567 are
orange trees and the remaining are mango trees. How many are mango trees?

**Solution.**

## Class-3 Subtraction Worksheet

## Class-3 Subtraction Worksheet

## Answer Sheet

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