Subtracting distances-


Find the distance left


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How to Subtract distances from each other


To Subtract two metric distances from each other you will find it easier to use the column subtraction method or a bus stop number line.

  - The rule for using  the column Subtraction method is -   to make sure you write out the sum neatly with the digits in the correct place value columns otherwise you will get confused and probably get the answer wrong.


Now practice answering some more questions using your calculator.

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