# Subtract the numbers: 2,440 - 9,857 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: 2,440 - 9,857

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

#### And so on...

 9 8 5 7 - 2 4 4 0 ?

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

### Subtract the digits in the ones column:

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

 9 8 5 7 - 2 4 4 0 7

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 5 - 4 = 1. 1 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 9 8 5 7 - 2 4 4 0 1 7

### Subtract the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 8 - 4 = 4. 4 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 9 8 5 7 - 2 4 4 0 4 1 7

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### 9 - 2 = 7. 7 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 9 8 5 7 - 2 4 4 0 7 4 1 7

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