Subtraction Worksheets By Specific Topic Area

Beginner Subtraction

Beginning Subtraction (Boxes and Numbers)
A neat way to start off with differences.

Count Downs
This is a neat skill students actually work on pre-algebra skills, without knowing it.

Cross Out Subtraction
Visual math to help students move to using integers.

Differences in Dots
The dots make it easy to follow for students.

Find the Missing Number (Subtraction)
The number is buried away in there somewhere, find out where.

Missing Digit Subtraction (1-digit)
Input the integer that has vanished into thin air.

Simple Guided Subtraction Word Problems
A great way to introduce word problems with differences.

Single Digit (3 Versions)
Your basic skill pack for repeated practice.

Tally Mark Subtraction
We often forget how handy tally marks are.

Visual Take Away Subtraction
This take away outline really helps them transition.

Double Digit Subtraction

2-Digit Place Value Based Subtraction (Regrouping)
Somewhat of a column, but the next logical progression for you.

Double Digit Subtraction (3 Versions)
Your basic run of the mill practice problem set.

Grid Based 2 Digit without Borrowing
The grid makes it easy to line up the columns.

Grid Based 2 Digit (Includes Regrouping)
We move into borrowing with this one.

Grid Based 3 Digit without Borrowing
We play with larger numbers now.

Horizontal Subtraction (Double Digit, No Regrouping)
We post it in a different format. Students should be ready for this one.

Missing Digit Subtraction (2-digits)
We remove one digit from somewhere random in the problem.

Triple Digit Subtraction

3-Digit Place Value Based Subtraction (Regrouping)
We work with a place value matrix of sorts.

Grid Based Across Zero 3-Digit
We throw one too many zeros in every problem that follows.

Grid Based 3 Digit (with Regrouping)
The graph paper to the rescue again.

Horizontal Subtraction (Up to 999)
Just a different orientation for you to work with.

Missing Digit Subtraction (3-digits)
A pre-algebra skill.

Triple Digit Subtraction (3 Versions)
A pack of practice sheets for you.


Additional Subtraction Skills

Decimal Subtraction (One Decimal Place)
As soon as you throw the decimal point in their, they get confused.

Decimal Subtraction (Two Decimal Places)
We move up to the hundredths place.

Decimal Subtraction (Three Decimal Places)
All differences include a thousandths place here.

Grid Based Across Zero 4-Digit
We use very large numbers in our grid pattern.

Moderate Subtraction Word Problems
These involve up to triple digit numbers.

Subtracting Dollar Values
We give various amounts of money to find the differences of.

Subtraction Word Problems (Hard)
Geared for your middle schoolers.


Hidden Subtraction Puzzles

Apple with a Worm
Find the differences to properly color the apple and the worm.

Balloons Subtraction Puzzle
Everything below this line is a puzzle like this with different problems and pictures.

Garden Scene Puzzle

Giraffe Puzzle

Flower Subtraction Puzzle

Mushroom Puzzle

Pinwheel Puzzle

Subtraction Puzzle
This is great if you have a few minutes left in class.

Snail Puzzle

Snake Puzzle

Umbrella Puzzle


Preschool and Kindergarten Level

Cross Out Subtraction

Picture Subtraction


Grade One Level

All of the sheets below focus on Core aligned skills for Grade One.

Subtracting 0s, 1s and 2s | Answer Key

Subtracting 3s, 4s, 5s | Answer Key

Subtracting 6s, 7s, 8s, and 9s | Answer Key

Matching Subtraction Problems | Answers

Write the Difference

Addition and Subtraction Word Problems


Grade 2

These are all Core curriculum aligned as well.

Bubble Pop Subtraction

Magic Squares Subtraction | Answer Key

Missing Subtract Parts | Answer Key

Subtraction Function Tables | Key

Subtraction Slides | Answer Key

Subtraction Word Problems

Successive Subtraction Circles | Key

Tic Tac Toe Subtraction Worksheets


Complete Addition and Subtraction Sets

  1. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 1
  2. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 2
  3. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 3
  4. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 4
  5. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 5
  6. Add & Subtract Review Worksheet 6
  7. Add & Subtract Review Answer Key
  8. Math Cross Number Add and Subtract Puzzle 1
  9. Math Cross Number Add and Subtract Puzzle 2
  10. Do Now Math Worksheets- Grade 1
  11. Do Now Math Worksheets- Grade 2
  12. Math Word Problems
  13. Teacher Curriculum For Math