Subtraction word problems (1-3 digits)

Word problem worksheets: Subtracting numbers below 1,000

Below are three versions of our grade 2 math worksheet with word problems involving the subtraction of 1-3 digit numbers.  The calculations are relatively simple, however we do include irrelevant data to encourage students to read carefully and thus emphasize the meaning of subtraction rather than the computation. These worksheets are pdf files.

Grade 2 Subtraction Word Problem Worksheet

 

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