Subtraction is one of the four foundational exercises in mathematics. Children from a very young age are taught to find the difference between two numbers as it is one of the basic skills that one needs to excel in mathematics. The process of subtraction is to take a number or an amount away from another amount or number. It is useful in all walks of life. Parents try to teach their kids the concepts by employing the use of takeaway problems and more. It is essential to know the rules of subtraction as it is upon this that several mathematical concepts are laid on.
- Subtraction is the process of calculating the differences between two or more numbers.
- It is one of the four fundamental operations in mathematics.
- Subtraction is the opposite of addition.
- The ‘ – ‘ sign is used to represent subtraction.
We bring to you this Christmas-themed subtraction worksheet for you to test your student’s or kid’s ability to subtract. Not only does the worksheet test their understanding of the process of subtraction, but it also tests their logical thinking and problem-solving ability. If you are to use it at school, ask fourth graders to write their name, section, date, and their teacher’s name in the space provided.
The task at hand is simple but it demands concentration. Students have to refer to the box on the top of each page to get the value of each image in the questions. Then they have to find the difference. It tests their reasoning ability as well as their ability to subtract three numbers. It is to be noted that some images are cut in half thus their value would be divided in half too.
The worksheet consists of five sheets in total. Each sheet includes six questions so that kids get enough practice. The Christmas theme is sure to keep them hooked to the task at hand. The problems as given in the worksheets are more engaging compared to normal subtraction problems. Young kids find problem-solving an interesting task. The worksheet panders to this desire of theirs by imploring the use of images and reasoning. Download the ‘Christmas subtraction worksheet’ and get started now.
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