Ch 6: 5th Grade Math: Subtraction

About This Chapter

Help your middle school student excel in his or her math class with the lessons in this subtraction chapter. Illustrated videos and multiple-choice quizzes make it easy for 5th graders to review input-output tables and subtraction sentences at their own pace.

5th Grade Math: Subtraction - Chapter Summary

Resources found in this chapter can benefit 5th graders struggling with subtraction problems as well as students looking to hone their arithmetic skills. Engaging video lessons discuss subtraction sentences, input-output tables and subtraction patterns in a way that makes them easy to understand. Plus, the lesson quizzes and chapter test include plenty of practice problems to help your 5th grade student review these subtraction concepts.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples Students learn the steps involved in subtracting whole numbers.
How to Complete the Subtraction Sentence Instructors explain what a subtraction sentence looks like and how to go about completing one.
Working with Subtraction Input-Output Tables This lesson shows students how to complete subtraction input-output tables. Students also apply their knowledge of number properties to identify and explain arithmetic patterns.
How to Subtract Numbers Up to Three Digits Students practice subtracting 1-, 2- and 3-digit numbers to solve word problems and equations.
How to Balance Subtraction Equations This lesson covers methods for balancing subtraction equations that include numbers with up to three digits.
Identifying Subtraction Patterns Over Increasing Place Values Instructors point out patterns appearing in subtraction problems.

6 Lessons in Chapter 6: 5th Grade Math: Subtraction
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

1. How to Perform Subtraction: Steps & Examples

Subtraction is one of the basic operations in math. Watch this video lesson to learn how you can view and understand subtraction so that you can easily perform it.

How to Complete the Subtraction Sentence

2. How to Complete the Subtraction Sentence

Subtraction is something you do to figure out how much is left, how much to give away, or how much is missing. During this lesson, you will learn how to complete a subtraction sentence when different parts are missing.

Working with Subtraction Input-Output Tables

3. Working with Subtraction Input-Output Tables

In this lesson, you'll find out what an input-output table is and how to use one. You'll also learn about the vocabulary used with the table and how to complete a subtraction input/output table.

How to Subtract Numbers Up to Three Digits

4. How to Subtract Numbers Up to Three Digits

This lesson will teach you how to subtract numbers up to three digits. Try some practical examples with only three short steps to follow in order to ensure success when subtracting.

How to Balance Subtraction Equations

5. How to Balance Subtraction Equations

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can find the missing value in a subtraction equation. Learn what it takes to make sure that both sides of a subtraction equation are equal.

Identifying Subtraction Patterns Over Increasing Place Values

6. Identifying Subtraction Patterns Over Increasing Place Values

In this lesson, identifying subtraction patterns over increasing place values will be covered. The strategy taught will include using basic facts to help find solutions to more advanced problems. There will be a quiz at the end.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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