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In subtraction it is necessary to have like terms. A teacher gave an example stating, "We can't subtract 7 oranges from 9 apples." Then a student raised the question, "But can't we take 7 oranges from 2 trees?"

# Two Digit from Three Digit Subtraction

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Basic Lesson
Walks students through the basic four steps of this problem type.
Standard: MATH 1
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Intermediate Lesson
This lesson demonstrates how to borrow from other columns.
Standard: MATH 1
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Independent Practice 1
Contains 20 two from three digit subtraction problems. The answers can be found below.
Standard: MATH 1
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Independent Practice 2
Another 20 practice problems. The answer key is below.
Standard: MATH 1
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Homework Worksheet
Reviews the skills within the unit and provides 12 practice problems.
Standard: MATH 1
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Two from Three Digit Subtraction Quiz
10 two from three digit subtraction math problems to help assess the unit. A math scoring matrix is included.
Standard: MATH 1
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Answers for the homework and quiz.
Answers for both lessons and both practice sheets.

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Remedial Math Worksheets
Skills needed to get to this level.
-Subtraction Numbers 0 to 9
-Number Line Subtraction
-Picture Subtraction
-Visual Subtraction