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Learn The Basic Rules Of Subtracting Integers

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Simple Digit Subtraction



Foundation of Subtraction
 1
-1

 0
 2
-1

 1
 3
-1

 2
 4
-1

 3
 5
-1

 4
 6
-1

 5
 7
-1

 6
 8
-1

 7
 9
-1

 8
10
-1

 9

The Decimal Number System has the following ten numerical symbols: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9.

When we subtract the number 1 from the current number, we get the next smaller number. Example: 1 - 1 = 0, 2 - 1 = 1, 3 - 1 = 2, ... 8 - 1 = 7, 9 - 1 = 8, 10 - 1 = 9.

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