Take-Away Concept

Latest update to this document: 8 October 2003


Using figures to represent the take-away concept is the
best way to understand the method. Recall the
"Problem" from the home page:

Suppose that you have 12 candy bars and you
give away 7. How many candy bars do you have left?

Extra Practice Problems

Take-Away Concept Problems

Subtraction Links

Comparison Concept

Missing Addend Concept

Subtraction Home Page


DeGabriele Link Page

CS255 Computers in El Ed Home Page

Northern Michigan University

DeGabriele: adegabri@nmu.edu