# Subtract the numbers: 47,479 - 9,425 = ? Calculate the numbers difference and learn how to do the subtraction, column subtracting method, from right to left

## The operation to perform: 47,479 - 9,425

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

#### And so on...

 4 7 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 ?

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

### Subtract the digits in the ones column:

#### 9 - 5 = 4. 4 is the ones digit. Write it down at the base of the ones column.

 4 7 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 4

### Subtract the digits in the tens column:

#### 7 - 2 = 5. 5 is the tens digit. Write it down at the base of the tens column.

 4 7 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 5 4

### Subtract the digits in the hundreds column:

#### 4 - 4 = 0. 0 is the hundreds digit. Write it down at the base of the hundreds column.

 4 7 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 0 5 4

### Subtract the digits in the thousands column:

#### When borrowing, 1 ten thousand = 10 thousands. Add 10 to the top digit in the column of the thousands: 10 + 7 = 17.

 3 4 17 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 0 5 4

#### After borrowing, the subtraction has become: 17 - 9 = 10 + 7 - 9 = 10 + 7 - 9 = 7 + (10 - 9) = 7 + 1 = 8. 8 is the thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the thousands column.

 3 4 17 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 8 0 5 4

### Subtract the digits in the ten thousands column:

#### There is a single digit in this column: 43. 3 is the ten thousands digit. Write it down at the base of the ten thousands column.

 3 4 17 4 7 9 - 9 4 2 5 3 8 0 5 4

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