# Take Away

What is take away?

 Three little froggies,Sat on the log on a sunny morning Catching flies and eating fliesYum Yum Yum...... One froggy jumped into the poolWhere it was nice and cool Two little froggies on the log Catching flies and eating fliesGlub glub glub One froggy jumped to catch a fly awayAnd fell in a well and one froggy on the log Catching flies and eating fliesYum Yum Yum...... One froggy jumped intoThe grass and smiled No more froggy on the log. Take Away:

1. Cross out the objects and write the answer. One has been done for you.

(i)

From      5      take away                          leaves      2

(ii)

From      5      take away                          leaves    ___ .

(iii)

From      7      take away      2                     leaves     ___ .

(iv)

From      8      take away      5                     leaves     ___ .

Sign of Subtraction:

2. Count, write and find the answers. One has been done for you.

(i)

We say          7                     minus              is equal to            5

7                        –               2           =                  5

(ii) What is 5 minus 2?

Picture Subtraction:

3. Cross out and complete the following.

(i)

(ii)

(iii)

(iv)

(v)

4. Subtract the number and write the answer in the box. One has been one for you.

5. How Many Left?

(i) Take away 6. How many left?

(ii) Take away 3. How many left?

(iii) Take away 4. How many left?

(iv) Take away 3. How many left?

(iv) Take away 4. How many left? 5 - __ = __

6. Count and subtract the number by crossing out the pictures. One has been done for you.

Subtracting Zero:

There are 5 birds on the tree. No bird flies away. How many birds are left on the tree?

There are 5 birds on the tree. All bird flies away. How many birds are left on the tree?

When we subtract zero from a number, the number remains the same.

When a number subtracted from itself, it is equal to zero.

7. Subtract and write the answer in the box.

6 – 0 =

6 – 6 =

2 – 0 =

8 – 0 =

9 – 0 =

3 – 0 =

8 - 8 =

4 – 0 =

9 – 9 =

7 – 0 =

5 – 0 =

Column Subtraction:

Write in the column form and subtract. Always write the greater number on the top.

8. Find the difference.

 8                -     3           _______ 6                -     2           _______
 9                -     2           _______ 7                -     4           _______
 9                -     6           _______ 8                -     4           _______
 4                -     3           _______ 7                -     5           _______
 9                -     1           _______ 5                -     3           _______