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Decimal Subtraction

Directions: Use the digits 1 to 9, at most one time each, to make two true statements.

Hint

Hint

How do you place digits so the difference is less than ten?

Answer

Answer

There are many answers including:
6.8 – 4.1 = 2.7
9.1 – 5.7 = 3.8

Source: Owen Kaplinsky

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  1. Mrs. Elliott's 5th Graders

    5.9-1.2=4.7
    7.9-8.3=1.6
    3.9-1.5=2.4
    8.7-2.3=6.4
    9.8-6.1=2.7
    8.1-4.6=3.5
    9.5-8.3=1.2
    9.7-8.5=1.2

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