Subtracting Decimals: Horizontal Subtraction Worksheets

This collection of printable practice worksheets has been categorized based on place values. The step by step approach ranging from single to three-digits will fine-tune the skills of the 4th, 5th and 6th graders in subtracting decimals horizontally. An in-depth understanding of decimal place values is a prerequisite. Click on our free worksheets and kick-start practice!

Horizontal Subtraction: Tenths

This set of pdf worksheets deals solely with the subtraction of decimals in a row (horizontal) containing the decimals with tenths place value. The worksheets are subdivided into three levels based on the whole part of the decimals.

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Horizontal Subtraction: Tenths - Mixed Review

An assemblage of printable handouts featuring exercises with a mix of numbers ranging from single to triple digits in the whole number part to help you assess your knowledge.

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Horizontal Subtraction: Hundredths

Raise the bar with these worksheets consisting of numbers with an additional decimal place value. Arrange them, add zeroes for any missing place value and subtract as usual.

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Horizontal Subtraction: Hundredths - Mixed Review

Attempt another set of mixed number pdf worksheets where the number of digits in the whole number part varies.

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Horizontal Subtraction: Thousandths

Follow the same process to subtract the decimals horizontally with an additional place value-thousandths.

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Horizontal Subtraction: Thousandths - Mixed Review

Review your understanding and assess your skills with these printable worksheets featuring exercises to subtract decimals horizontally with mixed decimal place values.

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Subtracting Decimals: Horizontal Format - Mixed Review

Practice these worksheets to master horizontal decimal subtraction irrespective of the number of digits on either side.

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Subtracting Decimals From Whole: Horizontal

These pdf worksheets require students to subtract the decimals from whole numbers. The problems are arranged in a horizontal format. The whole numbers and decimal values are offered up to three digits.

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