# Subtraction Calculator

Subtraction is the process of removing things from a group. Subtraction is an operation used to find the difference between numbers. We use a minus sign (-)** **as the subtraction symbol when one number is subtracted from another number.

## What is Subtraction Calculator?

'Subtraction Calculator' is an online tool that helps to calculate the difference between the given two numbers. Subtraction Calculator helps you to calculate the difference between the given two numbers within a few seconds. For example, you bought 15 cupcakes for your birthday party and your friends ate 9 cupcakes. Now you are left with 6 cupcakes.

### Subtraction Calculator

## 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 Examples on Subtraction Calculator**

**Example 1:**

Subtract 8 and 12 and verify it using the online subtraction calculator.

**Solution:**

Given: Number 1 = 8 and Number 2 = 12

Number 1 - Number 2

= 8 - 12

= -4

**Example 2:**

Subtract 400 and 108 and verify it using the online subtraction calculator.

**Solution:**

Given: Number 1 = 400 and Number 2 = 108

Number 1 - Number 2

= 400 - 108

= 292

**Example 3:**

Subtract 1604 and 1892 and verify it using the online subtraction calculator.

**Solution:**

Given: Number 1 = 1604 and Number 2 = 1892

Number 1 - Number 2

= 1604 - 1892

= -288

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

- -9 and -3
- 5 and -7

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