# Subtract the numbers: 373 - 401 - 301 + 543 + 438 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: 373 + 543 + 438

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

#### And so on...

 3 7 3 5 4 3 + 4 3 8 ?

## 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 3 7 3 5 4 3 + 4 3 8 4

### 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 1 3 7 3 5 4 3 + 4 3 8 5 4

### Add the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 1 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base, next to the hundreds digit.

 1 1 3 7 3 5 4 3 + 4 3 8 1 3 5 4

## The operation to perform: - 401 - 301

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

#### And so on...

 4 0 1 + 3 0 1 ?

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

### Add the digits in the ones column:

#### 2 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 4 0 1 + 3 0 1 2

### Add the digits in the tens column:

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

 4 0 1 + 3 0 1 0 2

### Add the digits in the hundreds column:

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

 4 0 1 + 3 0 1 7 0 2

## Now subtract the final numbers above: 1,354 - 702 = ?

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

#### And so on...

 1 3 5 4 - 7 0 2 ?

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

### Subtract the digits in the ones column:

#### 4 - 2 = 2. 2 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 1 3 5 4 - 7 0 2 2

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 5 - 0 = 5. 5 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 1 3 5 4 - 7 0 2 5 2

### 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 + 3 = 13.

 0 1 13 5 4 - 7 0 2 5 2

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 13 - 7 = 10 + 3 - 7 = 10 + 3 - 7 = 3 + (10 - 7) = 3 + 3 = 6. 6 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 0 1 13 5 4 - 7 0 2 6 5 2

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### There is a single digit in this column: 10. 0 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 0 1 13 5 4 - 7 0 2 0 6 5 2

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