Name: ___________________ Date:___________________ 

There are four kinds of subtraction:
Example: Ages of two people
Additive: Comparing two quantities and addition performed to equate smaller quantity to the larger quantity.
Subset: A part of the whole quantity.
Take away: Finding the difference between the whole and the subset.
Directions: Write the kind of subtraction in each case. Also write at least five examples of your own for each kind. 