1st Grade Subtraction Word Problems
Up to 20

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Here you will find a wide range of free printable subtraction worksheets, which will help your child practice solving a range of subtraction word problems using numbers up to 20.

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1st Grade Math Learning

At First Grade, children love to play and explore Math with fun Math activities and games. Children will enjoy completing these Math games and worksheets whilst learning at the same time.

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During First Grade, your child's understanding of place value and numbers will grow, so that by the end of First Grade, most children should be able to count, read and write numbers up to 100.

They should know their addition and subtraction facts to 12, and be able to add and subtract numbers up to 100. They can solve addition and subtraction problems with numbers up to 20.

They should also know the values of the U.S. coins: penny, nickel, dime, quarter, dollar bill, and be able to count amounts of money up to $1 in cents, and $10 in dollars.

These free printable First Grade Math Sheets will help your child to achieve their Elementary Math benchmark set out by Achieve, Inc.

In the UK, 1st Grade is equivalent to Year 2.

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1st Grade Subtraction Word Problems

Subtraction Problems up to 20

Each sheet consists of a series of word problems involving subtracting numbers up to 20.

There is a space on each sheet for working out, using whichever method you wish your child to use.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • recognise subtraction word problems;
  • learn the language of subtraction: difference and minus;
  • subtract with numbers up to 10, 15 or 20.

1st Grade Subtraction Word Problems up to 10

1st Grade Subtraction Word Problems up to 15

First Grade Subtraction Word Problems up to 20

Looking for some easier worksheets?

Take a look at our Subtraction facts to 12.

On this page, your child will learn to work out basic subtraction facts up to 12.

Looking for some harder worksheets?

Take a look at some more of our 1st grade and 2nd grade subtraction worksheets.

On this page, your child will learn to work out basic subtraction facts involving harder numbers.

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First Grade Place Value & Counting Worksheets

Here you will find a range of Free Printable First Grade Place Value games.

Using these sheets will help your child learn to:

  • understand place value to 100.

More First Grade Subtraction Worksheets

Here you will find some more of our 1st Grade Addition Worksheets.

Using these sheets will help your child learn to:

1st Grade Math Word Problems

Here you will find a range of math word problems aimed at first grade level. Each problem sheet is based on an interesting theme such as parties or the seaside.

Using these first grade math worksheets will help your child to:

  • Add and subtract with numbers to 12;
  • order numbers to 100;
  • solve a range of math problems.

All the math problem sheets in this section support Elementary math benchmarks.

 

 

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