Worksheet: Subtracting Tens from Two-Digit Numbers

In this worksheet, we will practice subtracting a multiple of ten from a two-digit number and modeling this with place value equipment.

Q1:

Fill in the blank: 4310=.

Q2:

Take away 20 from 68.

Q3:

Read what Anthony is saying. Which subtraction problem is he solving?

  • A 5 5 5 0 = ?
  • B 7 4 2 0 = ?
  • C 8 0 3 0 = ?

Q4:

63 is 6 tens and 3 ones.

Take away one ten to find 6310.

What is 6330?

Think: How many tens should you take away?

Q5:

Use place value to subtract numbers.

Pick the correct way break apart 72 into tens and ones.

  • A
  • B
  • C
  • D

Subtract 30 from 72 by taking away 3 tens.

Q6:

Use digits to write the answer: thirty-seven 20.

Q7:

Use digits to write the answer: sixty-nine fourty.

Q8:

We can count back by ones and tens to find the difference. We can use base ten blocks to help us.

Use this strategy to find the difference using the blocks: 785.

Find the difference: 7850.

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