Subtraction Worksheets

Whether you're teaching basic single-digit or advanced multi-digit subtraction, we have a wide selection of printable worksheets and resources for you to choose from. Most worksheets are Common Core aligned, and some are even available in both English and Spanish.

Basic Subtraction
Basic Subtraction (Minuends to 10, Answers to 10)

These worksheets and activities contain very basic subtraction facts. Each problem has a minuend, subtrahend, and difference that is 10 or less. (examples: 5-3=2 and 6-5=1)
Approx Level: Kindergarten and 1st Grades

Basic Subtraction (Minuends to 20, Answers to 10)

Here you'll find dozens of printable math activities for teaching single-digit subtraction. The collection includes worksheets, math games, mystery pictures, task cards, and learning center activities. This set has minuends up to 20 and differences to 10. (examples: 11-6=5 and 18-9=9)
Approx. Level: 1st and 2nd grades

Multi-Digit Subtraction
2-Digit Subtraction (No Regrouping/Borrowing)

Download and print task cards, games, and worksheets for teaching 2-digit addition. These are very basic problems do not require students to regroup, rename, or borrow.
Approximately 1st and 2nd grades.

2-Digit Subtraction (With Regrouping/Borrowing)

These subtraction problems require students to borrow or regroup. This page has worksheets, scoot games, magic digit activities, and graph paper math.

3-Digit Subtraction

Printable drill worksheets, a scoot game, a magic digits game, task cards, graph paper math, and word problems.

4-Digit Subtraction

These activities can be used when teaching students to subtract 4-digit numbers. Includes several PDFs for subtracting across zero.

Subtracting Money

Use these resources to practice subtracting money and making change. Includes task cards, graph paper math, and worksheets.

Make Your Own
Subtraction Worksheets
Single-Digit Subtraction Generator (Basic)

Create your own basic subtraction worksheets with this generator tool. The sheets you create with this tool can be used for timed tests or extra practice.

Multi-Digit Subtraction Generator

Create your own subtraction worksheets with 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6-digit numbers. You can select vertical or horizontal problems.

Fraction and Decimal Subtraction
Subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers

This page has a series of worksheets for addition and subtraction of fractions and mixed numbers.

Subtracting Decimals

Learn to add and subtract decimals with tenths, hundredths, and thousandths place values.

Addition and Subtraction Mixed
Addition-Subtraction Fact Families (Basic; 0-10)

Face families are groups of numbers that work together to form addition and subtraction facts.

Mixed Addition and Subtraction (Basic; 0-10)

These worksheets have a mixture of addition and subtraction facts on them.

Integers (Positive and Negative Numbers)

This page of integer worksheets includes a few worksheets on subtracting positive and negative numbers.

See also:
Multiple Step Word Problems

These multi-step word problems require students to use multiple operations.

Math Mystery Pictures

You'll find many mystery picture worksheets with basic addition and subtraction on this page.

Number Lines

Practice adding and subtracting on number lines.

Word Problems (Mixed Skills)

On these math word problems, students will use a variety of skills, including add, subtract, tell time, count money, and geometry.