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when subtracting a number the answer is the difference

Subtracting a negative number has the same effect as adding a positive number - think of it as moving right on a number line whereas, subtracting a positive number will move you left on a number line.

You do by subtracting one from the previous number and adding 10 to the top number of the digits you are regrouping. Subtract those two digits and you should get your answer.

The difference.

Depends. If you are subtracting a bigger number from a smaller number, such as 3 - 5, you will get a negative result, -2. If you are subtracting a smaller number from a bigger number, such as 12 - 3 you will get a positive result, 9.

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Subtracting a mixed number is just subtracting fractions but with a whole number by a fraction. To subtract tun the mixed numbers into improper fractions and find the common denominator. Then you subtract the numerators.

False. Subtracting 1 from the period number will indicate the number of shells.

The difference

When subtracting, the number moves to the left (negative direction). When adding, the number moves to the right (positive direction).

when u are subtracting the number it is always going to be lower than the problem.

by subtracting 8 from the group number. this was answer by a Sone.

when subtracting a number the answer is the difference

Subtracting a negative number is the same as adding a positive number. Also, adding a negative number is the same as subtracting a positive number. -7 + (-5) = -7 - 5 = -12 -7 - (-5) = -7 + 5 = -2

The "minuend". The "subtrahend" is the number subtracted; the answer is the "difference".

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