# Subtract the numbers: 2,281 - 2,208 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: 2,281 - 2,208

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

#### And so on...

 2 2 8 1 - 2 2 0 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 + 1 = 11.

 7 2 2 8 11 - 2 2 0 8

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 11 - 8 = 10 + 1 - 8 = 10 + 1 - 8 = 1 + (10 - 8) = 1 + 2 = 3. 3 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 7 2 2 8 11 - 2 2 0 8 3

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 87 - 0 = 7. 7 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 7 2 2 8 11 - 2 2 0 8 7 3

### Subtract the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 2 - 2 = 0. 0 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 7 2 2 8 11 - 2 2 0 8 0 7 3

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### 2 - 2 = 0. 0 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 7 2 2 8 11 - 2 2 0 8 0 0 7 3

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