2nd Grade Math Worksheets: Subtraction

Grade 2 subtraction worksheets

Our grade 2 subtraction worksheets provide the practice needed to master basic subtraction skills.  They cover 2nd grade topics ranging from basic subtraction facts to subtracting in columns with regrouping. 

Mental Subtraction

 

 

Example

Subtracting within 1-20    
Subtracting within 0-10   9 - 3 =
Subtracting within 0-10, missing minuend or subtrahend   __ - 5 = 2
Subtracting within 10-19   18 - 11 =
Subtracting a single digit number
   
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number (no regrouping)   35 - 4 =
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a whole ten   20 - 2 =
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number   33 - 9 =
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 3-digit number   217 - 9 =
Missing minuend / subtrahends
 
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number; missing minuend or subtrahend   66 - __ = 61
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number, missing minuend or subtrahend   __ - 2 = 55
Subtracting a 1-digit number from a 3-digit number, missing minuend or subtrahend   100 - __ = 96
Subtracting whole tens
 
Subtracting whole tens from whole tens within 0-1,000   900 - 50 =
Subtracting whole tens, missing minuend or subtrahend, within 0-1,000   __ - 70 = 230
Subtracting whole tens from 2-digit numbers   36 - 30 =
Subtracting whole tens from 3-digit numbers, no regrouping   271 - 50 =
Subtracting whole tens from 3-digit numbers   159 - 60 =
Subtracting whole hundreds    
Subtracting whole hundreds from 3-digit numbers   729 - 200 =
Subtracting a 2-digit number from a whole hundred   700 - 77 =

Add and Subtract

   
Add and subtract 3 single-digit numbers   7 + 1 - 4 =
Add and subtract 4 single-digit numbers   4 + 7 - 5 - 5 =

Subtracting in Columns

 
Subtract a 2-digit number from a 2-digit number (no borrowing)

 

96

- 54

 

Subtract two-digit numbers in columns - missing minuend or subtrahend

 

26

-      

15

Subtract a 3-digit number from a 3-digit number (no borrowing)

 

798

- 123

Subtract 3-digit numbers in columns - missing minuend or subtrahend

 

543

-      

210

Subtracting in Columns (with borrowing)

Subtract a 2-digit number from a 2-digit number with borrowing

 

96

-87


Subtract a 3-digit number from a 3-digit number with borrowing

 

421

- 388


Borrow over zeros

 

200

- 199

Subtraction word problems

   
Simple subtraction word problems (1-2 digits)    
Subtracting 1-3 digit numbers    
Mixed addition and subtraction within 20    
Mixed addition and subtraction (2 digits)    
More mixed addition and subtraction word problems    

 

Grade 2 Subtraction Worksheet Printable

Sample Grade 2 Subtraction Worksheet

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Explore all of our subtraction worksheets, from subtracting by counting objects to subtracting large numbers in columns.

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