# Subtraction Calculator

Subtraction is the process of removing things from a group. We use a minus sign (-)** **as the subtraction symbol when one number is subtracted from another number.

## What is Subtraction Calculator?

'Cuemath's Subtraction Calculator' is an online tool that helps to calculate the difference between the given two numbers. Cuemath's Subtraction Calculator helps you to calculate the difference between the given two numbers within a few seconds.

## How to Use Subtraction Calculator?

Please follow the steps below on how to use the calculator:

**Step 1:**Enter the two numbers in the given input boxes.**Step 2:**Click on the “**Subtract**” button to find the difference between the given two numbers**Step 3:**Click on the "**Reset**" button to clear the fields and enter the new values.

## How to Find the Difference between the two numbers?

When you have a group of things and you subtract few things from it, the group becomes smaller.

For example, subtract 5 from 10. i.e., 10 - 5 = 5

**Solved Example:**

Subtract 8 and 12.

**Solution:**

Given: Number 1 = 8 and Number 2 = 12

Number 1 - Number 2

= 8 - 12

= -4

Similarly, you can use the calculator to find the difference between the given two numbers:

- -9 and -3
- 5 and -7