# Subtract the numbers: 3,964 - 9,471 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: 3,964 - 9,471

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

#### And so on...

 9 4 7 1 - 3 9 6 4 ?

## 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.

 6 9 4 7 11 - 3 9 6 4

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 11 - 4 = 10 + 1 - 4 = 10 + 1 - 4 = 1 + (10 - 4) = 1 + 6 = 7. 7 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 6 9 4 7 11 - 3 9 6 4 7

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 76 - 6 = 0. 0 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 6 9 4 7 11 - 3 9 6 4 0 7

### 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 + 4 = 14.

 8 6 9 14 7 11 - 3 9 6 4 0 7

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 14 - 9 = 10 + 4 - 9 = 10 + 4 - 9 = 4 + (10 - 9) = 4 + 1 = 5. 5 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 8 6 9 14 7 11 - 3 9 6 4 5 0 7

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### 98 - 3 = 5. 5 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 8 6 9 14 7 11 - 3 9 6 4 5 5 0 7

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