# Worksheet: Subtracting Tens

In this worksheet, we will practice subtracting a multiple of ten from a multiple of ten and model this with place value equipment.

**Q2: **

Benjamin is using ten frames to skip count backward by 10.

Benjamin says, “Seven 10s subtract five 10s equals three tens.”

Is he correct?

- Ano
- Byes

What mistake did he make?

- AHe subtracted four tens only.
- BHe subtracted four ones only.
- CHe subtracted three tens only.

**Q3: **

Find the number that when subtracted from 80 gives 10.

**Q5: **

Matthew is subtracting tens.

Find the missing numbers.

8 tens take away 3 tens is tens.

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**Q6: **

Subtract to find the difference.

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**Q7: **

Subtract to find the difference.

*Hint*: Think about tens and ones. Use base ten blocks to help you.

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**Q8: **

Chloe baked 6 trays of cupcakes.

Count in tens to find how many cupcakes she made.