Single Digit Subtraction Worksheets
How to Learn Your Subtraction Math Facts? During the initial days of mathematical learning for children, you may come across different scenarios when you are stuck. One of those moments is when you are teaching subtraction math facts to your young one. As compared to addition, subtraction is quite tough. However, you need to be clever about how you propose math facts to your children without forcing them onto them. You can also explain that an addition sentence, as well as a subtraction sentence, can be written for these situations. For instance, if you have a question about 9 – 4, then you can say that 4 and 5 makes 9, so 9 minus 4 is 5. You can also draw a partpartwhole picture to enhance your explanation method.

Basic Lesson
Demonstrates the concept of single digit subtraction through the use of apples.
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Subtraction Puzzle Quiz
10 single digit subtraction problems to help assess the unit. A math scoring matrix is included.
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Independent Practice 1
Contains 20 single digit subtraction puzzle problems. The answers can be found below.
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Independent Practice 2
Another single digit subtraction problem set. The answer key is below.
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Homework Worksheet
Reviews the skills within the unit and provides 10 practice problems.
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Basic Lesson
Demonstrates how to subtract numbers with the value 0 to 9. Also includes practice problems.
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Single Digit Subtraction Quiz
10 single digit subtraction math problems. A math scoring matrix is included.
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Independent Practice 1
Contains 20 single digit subtraction problems. The answers can be found below.
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Independent Practice 2
Contains 20 single digit subtraction problems. The answer key is below.
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Homework Worksheet
12 single digit subtraction problems. Complete examples are provided.
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How to Learn to Subtract Rapidly?
The subtraction questions involve the process of carrying and borrowing People have a problem in understanding the concept and convey it to others. So, here it is vital to solving all the problems correctly. Here, you have to use the base quantities. Then, it will solve such questions rapidly and efficiently. Base quantities like 10, 20, 50, 60, 70, 80, etc. If you have a question 9238, you have to carry 1 from 9 as the 1st one is larger than the other, and then, the traditional method follows. But what if you convert 38 into a base quantity then, it will solve fast. If we change 38 into 40, it means we have added +2 in 38. So, we will add +2 again in 92 as well, and it will be 94. The equation will become change from 9238 to 9440. Now, you will not borrow 1 from the neighbor, especially in this method. And the answer that everyone knows 9440= 54 or 9238= 54. So, the trick here is to convert the 2nd number into the base quantity either by adding or subtracting something. Then, the same quantity you will add in the 1st number as well.
What's the Difference?
One way to estimate the difference between two numbers is to round each number and then subtract the rounded numbers. The answer won't be exact, but will be sufficient in some cases and is good for checking your work.