Subtraction Worksheets Grade 1 – These grade 1 subtraction worksheets provide practice solving basic subtraction problems.

What is Subtraction ?

Subtraction is the process of taking something away.

### Substraction Facts

• ‘-‘ indicates subtraction.
• The sign ‘-‘ should be used instead of ‘take away’.
• When we subtract 1 from a number, we get the number immediately before the number we want to subtract”.
• Subtracting a number from itself always yields a zero.
• Whether the subtraction is done vertically or horizontally, the answer remains the same.

Example

A box contains five fresh oranges out of which two are rotten oranges. What are the remaining oranges?

• Fresh Oranges = 5
• Rotten Oranges = 2
• Remaining Oranges = 5 – 2 =3

9 bikes were parked in the garage. Out of which 5 bikes departed. What is the remaining number of bikes?

• Total bikes = 9
• Bikes departed = 5
• Remaining bikes = 9 – 5 = 4

• 10 – 4 = ?
• 5 – 3 = ?
• 7 – 1 = ?
• 5 – 0 = ?
• 6 – 3 = ?
• 10 – 8 = ?
• 5 – 0 = ?
• 7 – 6 = ?
• 10 – 7 = ?
• 10 – 4 = ?

### Substraction Word Problems:-

1. 8 children were sitting on a table. 3 of them got up and left. How many children are left?
2. Swayam had 10 apples. He gave 5 apples to Shanaya. How many apples are left?
3. I had 9 oranges in a basket. Six were eaten. How many are left?
4. There were 5 packets of waffles. 2 packets were taken away. How many are left now?
5. Taksh had ten balloons. His friend received 3 balloons from him. How many of them are left?
6. Shweta had 7 apples. She gave 3 apples to her friend. How many do she still have?

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