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Subtraction Word Problems Activity 1

Subtraction Word Problems Activity 1: Read the following subtraction word problems carefully and find the answers. Improve your problem solving skills with this exercise. Also try other word problem worksheets to get more practice in subtraction word problems. Go through the below-mentioned rules well, so that it will help you to solve the subtraction word problems step by step. Enjoy your subtraction word problems worksheet and happy subtracting!

Word Problem Rules:


3 children walked home. 12 children went home by bus. How many more children went home by bus than walked home?

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11 girls had chocolate ice-cream. 9 girls had strawberry ice-cream. How many more girls had chocolate ice-cream than strawberry ice-cream?

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There are 12 buttons. 7 buttons are green and the rest is blue. How many blue buttons are there?

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Mrs. Bishops had 14 stickers. She gave 8 stickers to the children. How many stickers does she have now?

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Mr. Chan had 9 shirts. He threw 3 shirts away. How many shirts does he have now?

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