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In subtraction, the minuend minus the subtrahend equals the difference.

The minuend is the first number in a subtraction problem and the subtrahend is the second number. So the subtrahend is subtracted from the minuend to give the difference.Minuend - subtrahend = difference

its a negative number.

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The subtrahend is the number that is subtracted from another number, called the minuend, that results in the difference.

It is called the difference. To me: minuend - subtrahend = difference

minuend - subtrahend = difference Think of SUBtrahend as the number that is being SUBtracted.

Difference

ther answer to a subtractiion problem is called the difference.

a number subtracted from another number

subtrahend

The answer is "minuend".

In a subtraction sum, for example, 8 - 3 = 5, the first number is called the minuend. The second number is called the subtrahend, while the third number is the difference. Therefore, the number from which you are subtracting is called the minuend.

The number from which another number is to be subtracted.

The original number is known as a subtrahend, while the number being subtracted is called the subtractor.

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