3rd Grade Math Worksheets: Subtraction

Subtraction worksheets for grade 3

Our 3rd grade subtraction worksheets include both mental subtraction and column form subtraction.

Mental Subtraction

 

Example

Subtract a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number   54 − 8 =  __
Subtract a 1-digit number from a 2-digit number - missing number
  54 - ___ =  46
        
Subtract whole tens from a 2-digit number   83 − 30 =
Subtract whole tens from a 2-digit number - missing number   83 - ___ = 53
Subtract whole tens from a 3-digit number   222 − 50 =
Subtract whole tens from a 3-digit number - missing number   ___ - 50 = 172
Subtract whole hundreds from a 3-digit number   899 − 800 =
      
Subtract a 2-digit number from whole hundreds   300 − 77 =
Subtract whole hundreds from whole hundreds   1,900 − 600 =
Subtract whole hundreds from 4-digit numbers   5,962 − 600 =
Subtract any whole ten number from 1,000   1,000 − 240 =
Subtract a 3-digit number from any whole thousand   4,000 − 821 =
Subtract a 3-digit number from any whole thousand - missing number   4,000 - ___ = 3,179

Subtraction in columns

 
Subtract 3-digit numbers   

872

- 542


Subtract 4-digit numbers   

5,122

- 2,014


Borrow over two zeros   

600

- 89


Borrow over three zeros   

3,000

- 131


Subtraction word problems

   
Grade 3 subtraction word problems    

Grade 3 Subtraction Worksheet Printable

Sample Grade 3 Subtraction Worksheet

More subtraction worksheets

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

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