Q: Does subtract mean difference

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You would use subtract to find the difference between values, by subtracting the lower value from the higher one.

The word (difference) in the question is indicating that you need to subtract. In a math operation, when you see the words difference, how much more, or exceed these all mean you need to subtract.

"Delta" is often used to mean "the difference" between two numbers, and that is the same as subtracting. When you subtract, the answer is called the "difference."

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In math terms difference means to subtract. :)not the same not the same

You would use subtract to find the difference between values, by subtracting the lower value from the higher one.

the difference or take away

The difference means to subtract the two numbers provided.

The difference means to subtract the two numbers provided.

When you subtract one number from another, the result is called the difference. What does your question mean? If by "when two whole numbers are subtracted" you mean that you subtract one whole number from the minuend, and then you subtract another whole number from the difference, then the answer you get is another difference. In effect, you have one minuend and two subtrahends.

The word (difference) in the question is indicating that you need to subtract. In a math operation, when you see the words difference, how much more, or exceed these all mean you need to subtract.

5-3=2 Difference is sometimes used to mean "subtract this from that"