**1. What is the difference between 18 and 6?**

a) 12

b) 1

c) 10

d) 7

**Answer: **a)

**Explanation: **We need to find the difference between 18 and 6. For performing subtraction in columns, place the greater value at the top and the smaller value below it.

18 - 6 = 12

8 - 6 = 2 and 1 - 0 = 1 Hence, 18 - 6 = 12.

**2. You bought 9 cupcakes for your birthday party and your friends ate 7 cupcakes. Now, how many cupcakes are left?**

a) 5

b) 4

c) 2

d) 1

**Answer: **c)

**Explanation: **When 7 is subtracted from 9, the difference comes out to be 2.

Hence, the answer is 2.

**3. Subtract 14 from 45.**

a) 15

b) 18

c) 21

d) 31

**Answer:** d)

**Explanation:** Using the non-regrouping method, we first start from the right side and subtract 4 from 5.

5 − 4 = 1

The difference comes out to be 1.

We then proceed toward the numbers under the tens column.

We subtract 1 from 4.

4 - 1 = 3

The difference comes out to be 3.

Hence, the answer is 31.

**4****.** Mike bought 15 pens from a shop on Monday. He gave 4 pens to Will on Tuesday. How many pens are left with Mike?

a) 15

b 12

c) 11

d) 9

**Answer:** c)

**Explanation:** Pens bought by Mike = 15

Pens given to Will by Mike = 4

Number of pens left with Mike = 15 - 4 = 11

Hence, the answer is 11.

**5. Ron bought 35 eggs and out of them, 23 were rotten. How many eggs were good?**

a) 12

b) 11

c) 10

d) 9

**Answer:** a)

**Explanation:** The number of eggs Ron bought = 35

Number of rotten eggs = 23

Therefore, the number of good eggs = 35 - 23 = 12.

**6. How many sharpeners will be left after the following activity?**

a) 5

b) 6

c) 7

d) 8

**Answer:** c)

**7. Subtract the given numbers:**

a) 236

b) 246

c) 256

d) 276

**Answer:** a)

**8. Find the value of X:**

a) 6

b) 3

c) 0

d) 7

**Answer:** d)

**9. Find the missing number:**

a) 15

b) 25

c) 35

d) 45

**Answer:** d)

**10. Identify the borrowing number in the following subtraction problem:**

a) 0

b) 1

c) 2

d) 3

**Answer:** b)

**11. Fill in the blank:**

a) 220

b) 316

c) 1160

d) 116

**Answer:** d)

**12. Tom has 24 marbles with him. If he gives 15 of his marbles to his friend Jerry, then how many marbles are left with Tom?**

a) 6

b) 7

c) 8

d) 9

**Answer:** d)

**13. How much 77 is more than 49?**

a) 30

b) 28

c) 29

d) 27

**Answer:** b)

**14. Which number will come in place of X?**

a) 2

b) 9

c) 3

d) 7

**Answer:** a)

**15. What comes in place of X?**

a) 10

b) 16

c) 21

d) 11

**Answer:** d)

**16. Which of the following subtraction statements is correct?**

a) 13 + 5 = 17

b) 13 - 5 = 30

c) 13 - 5 = 8

d) 13 - 5 = 9

**Answer:** c)

**17. What is the result of the subtraction shown on the given number line?**

a) 6

b) 7

c) 8

d) 9

**Answer:** c)

**18. What is the result of the given number statement?
**

a) 76

b) 88

c) 83

d) 91

**Answer:** b)

**19. Fill in the blank:**

a) 10

b) 8

c) 6

d) 7

**Answer:** d)

**20. Martin drinks 123 mL of apple juice at the birthday party. Julia drinks 35 mL less apple juice than Martin. How much apple juice did Julia drink?**

a) 88

b) 83

c) 78

d) 73

**Answer:** a)

**21. Identify the missing number:**

a) 27

b) 28

c) 69

d) 30

**Answer:** c)

**22. Find X:**

a) 9

b) 6

c) 3

d) 4

**Answer:** a)

**23. Find the value of X and Y respectively:**

a) 12, 2

b) 13, 2

c) 11, 3

d) 13, 1

**Answer:** b)

**24. Subtract A from B, where**

a) 9

b) 18

c) 19

d) 29

**Answer:** c)

**25. Subtract 420 from 920.**

a) 500

b) 300

c) 400

d) 600

**Answer:** a)

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