Subtract 10 From Any Number

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Interactive Math Lesson - Subtracting 10 from Any Number

In this interactive math practice activity, students will practice basic subtraction skills. Presented with subtraction problems in a variety of formats, your students will become confident and proficient in subtracting ten from any number. This online math game is ideal for second grade students.

Here are some of the types of questions your students may be asked in this subtraction lesson: "281 - 10 =" "595 - 10 =" and "968 tickets were sold for the Rock-and-Roll Show last Friday. 10 seats were empty. How many tickets were used?" Students will fill in the blank with the correct answer.

As your class works through this interactive subtraction game, they may choose to take advantage of the "Hint" option if they need a little extra help solving a problem. Students will be shown a relevant clue, such as subtracting the ones, to help the get started. When students answer a question incorrectly, a detailed explanation page shows them where they went wrong so they can learn from their mistakes.

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This online math lesson is classified as Level B. It may be appropriate for a second grade class.

Common Core Standard

Numbers and Operations in Base Ten

Students should demonstrate an understanding of place value. Students should be able to use the properties of operations to add and subtract. Students should also be able to mentally add or subtract 10 or 100 from any given number from 100 to 900.

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