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Single Digit Subtraction

1.OA.A.1
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Grade 1 Operations - 1.OA.A.1

Tips for learning Single Digit Subtraction - As much as you enjoy addition, subtraction might not be that easy and fun for you. If you are someone who only enjoys addition and not subtraction, then let us tell you within a few minutes you will start loving and enjoying subtraction sums too. Let's learn with the basic subtraction problems, which are the single-digit problems. You can encounter single digit subtraction sums horizontally as well as vertically. They can be written as 3 – 2 or you can find them written as one over the other; with the 3 on top and the 2 on the bottom. Follow these tips to learn subtraction of single digits: Organize the problem. Write the bigger number above the smaller number. Make sure that both the numbers lie in the same column. Now draw lines beside the numbers and then count till the smaller number to cross the lines, or You can count from the smaller number till the bigger number on your fingertips to get the answer. Write down the answer in line with the above two digits. A collection of worksheets and lessons that help students learn to master the ability to find the difference between two single digit numbers.

Printable Worksheets And Lessons




Guided Lessons

I stick mainly with vertical subtraction as it is key at these early levels.




Practice Worksheets

A number of quick rapid fire worksheets for you here.