# Subtracting 3-digit numbers (regrouping in multiple columns)

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### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will consolidate learning on column subtraction and will practise regrouping across all columns

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### 5 Questions

Q1.
Regrouping means...
multiplication
subtraction
Correct answer: using numbers from the next largest place value column
Q2.
Which of these calculations requires regrouping?
317 - 205 =
444 - 222 =
Correct answer: 900 - 610 =
900 - 700 =
Q3.
Does this calculation require regrouping?
Maybe
No
Q4.
458 - 192 =
199
200
346
Q5.
Is this calculation correct? 520 - 150 = 330
Maybe
Yes

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### 5 Questions

Q1.
Column subtraction is a...
estimate
mental strategy
Q2.
Which of these calculations require regrouping?
215 - 111 =
600 - 500 =
678 - 123 =
Correct answer: 911 - 822 =
Q3.
Does this look like a reasonable answer? 754 - 569 = 501
Yes
Q4.
943 - 276 = 767 True or false?
Option 1
True
Q5.
761 - 279 =