Subtract Integers Worksheet

Related Topics:
More Grade 7 Math Lessons
Free Math Worksheets
Free Printable Worksheets

Share this page to Google Classroom

Printable “Integer” Worksheets:
Add Integers using the Number Line
Add Integers using the Rules
Adding Integers

Subtract Integers using Addition
Subtracting Integers
Multiplying Integers
Dividing Integers
Order of Operations with Integers

Free printable and online worksheets to help Grade 7 students review how to subtract an integer by adding its opposite.

Subtracting Integers Using Rules

Subtracting integers can be simplified by converting the problem into an addition problem.
Here are the steps and rules to follow:

Rule for Subtracting Integers

  1. Convert the Subtraction to Addition:
    Change the subtraction problem into an addition problem by adding the opposite of the integer being subtracted.

  2. Apply Addition Rules:
    Use the rules for adding integers to find the result.
    Same Sign: Add absolute values and keep the common sign.
    Different Signs: Subtract the smaller absolute value from the larger absolute value, and assign the sign of the larger absolute value.

Have a look at this video if you need to review how to subtract integers using the rules of adding the opposite.

Click on the following worksheet to get a printable pdf document.
Scroll down the page for more Subtract Integers Worksheets.

Subtract Integers Worksheet

More Subtract Integers Worksheets

(Answers on the second page.)
Subtract Integers Worksheet #1
Subtract Integers Worksheet #2
Subtract Integers Worksheet #3
Subtract Integers Worksheet #4

Subtract Integers

More Printable Worksheets

Try the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice various math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.
Mathway Calculator Widget

We welcome your feedback, comments and questions about this site or page. Please submit your feedback or enquiries via our Feedback page.