# Subtract the numbers: - 458 - 701 - 123 - 1,989 + 83 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: - 458 - 701 - 123 - 1,989

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

#### And so on...

 4 5 8 7 0 1 1 2 3 + 1 9 8 9 ?

## Add column by column; start from the column on the right.

### Add the digits in the ones column:

#### 2 is the tens digit. Carry it over to the tens column. Write the digit above that column. Add it with the rest of the digits in that column.

 2 4 5 8 7 0 1 1 2 3 + 1 9 8 9 1

### Add the digits in the tens column:

#### 1 is the hundreds digit. Carry it over to the hundreds column. Write the digit above that column. Add it with the rest of the digits in that column.

 1 2 4 5 8 7 0 1 1 2 3 + 1 9 8 9 7 1

### Add the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 2 is the thousands digit. Carry it over to the thousands column. Write the digit above that column. Add it with the rest of the digits in that column.

 2 1 2 4 5 8 7 0 1 1 2 3 + 1 9 8 9 2 7 1

### Add the digits in the thousands column:

#### 3 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 2 1 2 4 5 8 7 0 1 1 2 3 + 1 9 8 9 3 2 7 1

## Now subtract the final numbers above: 83 - 3,271 = ?

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

#### And so on...

 3 2 7 1 - 8 3 ?

## 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 + 1 = 11.

 6 3 2 7 11 - 8 3

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 11 - 3 = 10 + 1 - 3 = 10 + 1 - 3 = 1 + (10 - 3) = 1 + 7 = 8. 8 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 6 3 2 7 11 - 8 3 8

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### When borrowing, 1 hundred = 10 tens. Add 10 to the top digit in the column of the tens: 10 + 6 = 16.

 1 16 3 2 7 11 - 8 3 8

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 16 - 8 = 10 + 6 - 8 = 10 + 6 - 8 = 6 + (10 - 8) = 6 + 2 = 8. 8 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 1 16 3 2 7 11 - 8 3 8 8

### Subtract the digits in the hundreds column:

#### There is a single digit in this column: 21. 1 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 1 16 3 2 7 11 - 8 3 1 8 8

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### There is a single digit in this column: 3. 3 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 1 16 3 2 7 11 - 8 3 3 1 8 8

## The latest numbers that were subtracted

 - 458 - 701 - 123 - 1,989 + 83 = ? Apr 13 21:50 UTC (GMT) 593 + 866 + 244 + 2,105 - 232 = ? Apr 13 21:50 UTC (GMT) 577 + 3,186 + 18,576 - 438 + 217 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) - 1,013 + 464 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) 91 - 48 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) - 476 - 540 - 438 - 721 - 557 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) 1,024 + 2,013 - 567 - 378 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) 356 - 336 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) 379 + 90 + 118 - 81 + 105 + 75 - 131 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) - 905 - 348 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) - 4,033 + 9,580 + 10,169 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) - 631 + 3,175 - 18,594 + 449 + 254 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) 139 - 135 = ? Apr 13 21:49 UTC (GMT) All the numbers that were subtracted by users