# Subtract the numbers: - 3,988 + 9,504 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## Subtract the numbers: 9,504 - 3,988 = ?

### Stack the numbers on top of each other.

#### And so on...

 9 5 0 4 - 3 9 8 8 ?

## Subtract column by column; start from the column on the right

### Subtract the digits in the ones column:

#### When borrowing, 1 ten = 10 ones. Add 10 to the top digit in the column of the ones: 10 + 4 = 14.

 4 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 14 - 8 = 10 + 4 - 8 = 10 + 4 - 8 = 4 + (10 - 8) = 4 + 2 = 6. 6 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 4 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8 6

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 09 - 8 = 1. 1 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 4 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8 1 6

### Subtract the digits in the hundreds column:

#### When borrowing, 1 thousand = 10 hundreds. Add 10 to the top digit in the column of the hundreds: 10 + 4 = 14.

 8 14 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8 1 6

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 14 - 9 = 10 + 4 - 9 = 10 + 4 - 9 = 4 + (10 - 9) = 4 + 1 = 5. 5 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 8 14 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8 5 1 6

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### 98 - 3 = 5. 5 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 8 14 9 9 5 0 14 - 3 9 8 8 5 5 1 6

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