6th Grade Math Worksheets: Decimals - Addition & Subtraction

Decimals worksheets from K5 Learning

These grade 6 decimals worksheets provide practice in adding and subtracting decimals of varying lengths, a skill for which pencil and paper practice is critical to attain mastery.

Decimal Addition

 

 

Example

Add decimals with 0-2 digits
  5.7 + 0.8 =
Add decimals with 0-2 digits (missing addend)   ___ + 0.4 = 0.7
Add decimals with 0-3 digit   0.7 + 2.753 =
Add in columns (addends have 0-6 decimal digits)
 

96.243

+ 34.733


Add decimals of varying "lengths" 
  1.3372 + 8.91673 =

Decimal Subtraction  

   
Subtract mentally (mixing 1-2 decimal digits)
  7.3 - 0.05
Subtract decimals with 1-2 digits, missing minuend/subtrahend   ___ - 0.7 = 6.7
Subtract a decimal number from a whole number
  5 - 2.74 =
Subtract in columns
 

87.0

- 55.6


Subtract decimals of varying "lengths"
  6.46 - 1.5549 =

Grade 6 Decimal Subtraction Worksheet

 

 

 

Sample Grade 6
Decimal Subtraction
Worksheet

 

Answers provided on
2nd page

 

Multiple versions of
each worksheet

 

All worksheets
are pdf documents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Recommended Workbooks

Browse our bookstore where we sell reading and math workbooks. The workbooks contain both instruction and exercises (with answer keys) and can be immediately downloaded and printed.  Ideal for independent or parent led-studying.

What is K5?

K5 Learning is an online reading and math program for kids in kindergarten to grade 5. Kids work at their own level and their own pace through a personalized program of reading and math lessons; each lesson is accompanied by customized printable worksheets for further study.

Designed principally for after school study and summer study, K5 is also used by homeschoolers, special needs and gifted kids. K5 helps your children build good study habits and excel in school. 

Free trial

K5 Learning offers a 14-day free trial of its complete program. The free trial includes optional free reading and math assessments.

Start 14 Day Free Trial