# Subtract the numbers: - 47,485 - 9,505 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: - 47,485 - 9,505

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

#### And so on...

 4 7 4 8 5 + 9 5 0 5 ?

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

### Add the digits in the ones column:

#### 1 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.

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

### Add the digits in the tens column:

#### 9 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

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

### Add the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 9 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

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

### Add the digits in the thousands column:

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

 1 1 4 7 4 8 5 + 9 5 0 5 6 9 9 0

### Add the digits in the ten thousands column:

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

 1 1 4 7 4 8 5 + 9 5 0 5 5 6 9 9 0