Subtraction - 3rd grade - math problems

Number of problems found: 26

  • Birthday party 3
    There were 50 children at the birthday party. If 35 them were boys how many were girls?
  • Marilyn
    Marilyn has a fish tank that contains 39 fish. There are 5 goldfish and f other fish. Enter an equation, using f as your variable, to represent the situation.
  • Angel 2
    Angel earned $90 for pulling weeds in the garden. She spent $25 on her brother’s birthday gift, and $35 on a new sweatshirt to wear at soccer practice. How much money did she have left?
  • Fw and back
    On a Sunday morning, Gabriel jogged 10 blocks from his house and then he decided to go back 4 blocks, by the same road. How many blocks away is he from his house?
  • In the bowl
    There are 12 pears in the bowl. Erik ate a third. How many pears remained in the bowl?
  • Grandma
    Grandma bought two 10 pack of eggs. She used 8 eggs on the cake, 2 times less on the omelette and 4 more eggs for breakfast. How many eggs did it stand for?
  • Beautiful alley
    In the alley 4 rows of 10 trees and 5 rows of 8 trees blossomed. Six of the trees have already blossomed. How many trees still bloom in the alley?
  • Garden
    The garden grows 312 roses and 389 tulips. Which flowers are more? How many?
  • Cookies/biscuits
    There were a total of 200 cookies in the box. They used sugar and chocolate icing in their production. They used chocolate icing for 157 biscuits. They used sugar icing for 100 biscuits. How many of these cookies have both toppings?
  • Car parking
    The car park has 80 cars when 53 cars leaves. How many car are there?
  • Seals
    There are 10 seals on floe. a) On Wednesday arrived a six and departed 2 seals. How many seals are on the floe? b) on Thursday arrived a 5 seals more then departed. How many seals are on the floe?
  • Water colors
    Painting workshop attend 10 students. Eight students painted water colors and nine painted with tempera colors. How many students painted water colors and tempera at the same time?
  • On the tree
    15 squids and sparrows sat on the tree. Sparrows were 8 less than squids. How many sparrows were sitting at the tree?
  • Airport
    On blue airport are 23 aircraft, flew 7 aircraft, the arrival 9 aircraft. How many planes were a blue airport tonight?
  • Car factory
    A workshop had produced 25 cars. While they produced about 15 fewer than they had planned. How many cars they produced in the hall yet? How many cars are still to manufacture?
  • Numbers
    By how many is the difference of numbers 8 and 34 less than its product?
  • Flowers & garden
    The garden grows 5 white flowers. Yellow 7 more than white. Blue 4 fewer than yellow. How many flowers grow together in the garden?
  • Free postage
    Dad found out that when ordering goods over the Internet and will pay more than 60 euros, do not pay a fee for postal delivery. He chose goods for 10, 20 and 15 euros. How many euros do we have to pay for goods for free postage?
  • 3 goods
    Ms. Beránková bought in the shop 3 goods. Total paid for the purchase was 248 CZK. The first thing was 112 CZK and second 101 CZK. How much was the third thing?
  • Grower
    Grower harvested 190 kg of apples. Pears harvested 10 times less. a) How many kg pears harvested? b) How many apples and pears harvested? c) How many kg harvested pears less than apples?

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Subtraction Problems. Examples for 3rd grade.