# Subtract the numbers: - 956 - 1,014 - 906 + 693 - 295 - 493 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: - 956 - 1,014 - 906 - 295 - 493

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

#### And so on...

 9 5 6 1 0 1 4 9 0 6 2 9 5 + 4 9 3 ?

## 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 9 5 6 1 0 1 4 9 0 6 2 9 5 + 4 9 3 4

### Add the digits in the tens column:

#### 2 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.

 2 2 9 5 6 1 0 1 4 9 0 6 2 9 5 + 4 9 3 6 4

### 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 2 2 9 5 6 1 0 1 4 9 0 6 2 9 5 + 4 9 3 6 6 4

### Add the digits in the thousands column:

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

 2 2 2 9 5 6 1 0 1 4 9 0 6 2 9 5 + 4 9 3 3 6 6 4

## Now subtract the final numbers above: 693 - 3,664 = ?

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

#### And so on...

 3 6 6 4 - 6 9 3 ?

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

### Subtract the digits in the ones column:

#### 4 - 3 = 1. 1 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 3 6 6 4 - 6 9 3 1

### 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.

 5 3 6 16 4 - 6 9 3 1

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 16 - 9 = 10 + 6 - 9 = 10 + 6 - 9 = 6 + (10 - 9) = 6 + 1 = 7. 7 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 5 3 6 16 4 - 6 9 3 7 1

### 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 + 5 = 15.

 2 15 3 6 16 4 - 6 9 3 7 1

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 15 - 6 = 10 + 5 - 6 = 10 + 5 - 6 = 5 + (10 - 6) = 5 + 4 = 9. 9 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 2 15 3 6 16 4 - 6 9 3 9 7 1

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### There is a single digit in this column: 32. 2 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 2 15 3 6 16 4 - 6 9 3 2 9 7 1

## The latest numbers that were subtracted

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