Worksheet: Subtracting from 6 and 7

In this worksheet, we will practice using pictures and subtraction equations to show all the ways to take away from the numbers 6 and 7.

Q1:

Liam is subtracting from 7. Write the missing sentence.

• A is 2.
• B is 6.
• C is 2.

Q2:

Ethan is subtracting from 6. Write the missing sentence.

• A is 1.
• B is 4.
• C is 3.

Q3:

Look at the part-whole model. Write a subtraction sentence to show how you can find the missing number.

• A is 3.
• B is 4.
• C is 4.

Q4:

Fill in the blank: is .

Q5:

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

Q6:

Sophia has shown two ways to subtract from 7.

Find another way to take away from 7. What number is missing?

Find another way to take away from 7. What number is missing?

Find another way to take away from 7. Write the equation.

• A
• B
• C
• D

Q7:

There were 7 balloons. If 3 of them popped, how many balloons are left?

Q8:

Scarlett has shown two ways to subtract from 6.

Find the missing number.

This is another way to take away from 6. What is the missing number?

This is another way to take away from 6. Write the equation.

• A
• B
• C
• D

Q9:

Which of the following is the missing model?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q10:

Which of the following is the missing model?

• A
• B
• C
• D