3rd Grade Math Worksheets: Subtraction

Subtraction worksheets for grade 3

Our 3rd grade subtraction worksheets include both "mental addition problems" intended for students to solve in their heads and multi-digit column form addition questions giving practice in computational skills.  Our grade 3 subtraction worksheets complement our online math program.

Mental Subtraction




Subtracting a single-digit number from a 2-digit number   14 − 1 =
Subtracting a single-digit number from a 2-digit number - missing minuend   39 - ___ =  31
Subtracting a whole ten from a 2-digit number   83 − 30 =
Subtracting a whole ten from a 3-digit number   222 − 50 =
Subtracting a whole hundred from a 3-digit number   899 − 800 =
Subtracting a 2-digit number from hundred   100 − 77 =
Subtracting whole hundreds   900 − 600 =
Subtracting whole hundreds from 4-digit numbers   5,900 − 600 =
Subtract any whole ten number from 1000   1,000 − 240 =
Subtract any 3-digit number from any whole thousand   4,000 − 821 =
Subtract any 3-digit number from any whole thousand - missing minuend   2,000 - ___ = 1,532

Subtraction in columns

Subtract 3-digit numbers   


- 542

Subtract 4-digit numbers   


- 2,014

Borrow over two zeros   


- 89

Borrow over three zeros   


- 131



Subtraction Word Problems


Grade 3 Subtraction Worksheet Printable




Sample Grade 3
Subtraction Worksheet


Answers provided on
2nd page


Multiple versions of
each worksheet


All worksheets
are pdf documents








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