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**In this module, you can ****study how to subtract one decimal number from another.**

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When you subtract one decimal number from another, you align the numbers vertically (using the decimal point) and subtract as usual.

**Study and practice**

- Study subtracting decimalsRead about subtracting decimal numbers at mathsisfun.com, then try a few practice problems on your own.
- Download a decimal numbers subtraction worksheetDesign and print a decimal numbers subtraction worksheet at math-aids.com. Answers included.
- Quiz yourself on decimal number subtractionCheck your understanding of decimal number subtraction with this six-question quiz at mcwdn.org.

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