# How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

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It's important to know the steps that go into subtraction before solving problems. In this quiz, you'll be given a series of problems and be asked to recall those steps and subtract.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This subtraction quiz is here for you to test your ability to:

• Recall the symbol for subtraction
• Subtract two numbers
• Use the steps of subtraction to subtract three numbers

## Skills Practiced

• Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw from the most relevant information found in the lesson on subtraction
• Problem solving - use what you know to subtract two or three numbers
• Knowledge application - use your knowledge about working from left to right to subtract

You can learn more and get more practice by using our lesson called How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples. The lesson covers the following objectives:

• Define subtraction
• Provide examples of how to view subtraction
• Explain the steps for subtracting more than two numbers
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