# Lesson Worksheet: Subtraction Stories Mathematics

In this worksheet, we will practice using counters to interpret and represent subtraction stories.

**Q1: **

You helped your mom bake 10 cookies. 3 of your friends ate one cookie each. How many are left?

**Q2: **

Bandar had 4 apples. He ate 2 of them. How many apples were left?

**Q3: **

You had 7 balloons. If 4 of them popped, how many do you have now?

**Q4: **

4 bees were flying around a flower. Then, 2 of the bees flew away.

How many bees are left?

**Q5: **

There are 4 frogs in a lake, and then 3 frogs jump away. How many are left?

**Q6: **

A dolphin is playing with 6 balls. If he drops 4 balls, how many will be left?

**Q7: **

Bandar has 8 pieces of candy. He gives his friends 3 of them. How many pieces of candy does he have?

**Q8: **

A clown is playing with 9 balls. 2 balls fall. How many balls are left?

**Q9: **

If we have 5 carrots and a rabbit eats 3 of them, how many carrots are left?

**Q10: **

Dima had 2 balloons. 1 of them was lost. How many balloons were left?