## Envision Math 4th Grade Textbook Answer Key Topic 2.8 Subtracting Across Zeros

**Subtracting Across Zeros**

How do you subtract across zeros?

An airplane flight to Chicago has seats for 300 passengers. The airline sold 278 tickets for the flight. How many seats are still available for the flight?

**Guided Practice***

In 1 through 6, subtract.

Question 1.

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Question 3.

810 – 638

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Question 4.

3,304 – 1,137

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Question 5.

1,001 – 868

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Question 6.

4,000 – 1,698

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Question 7.

How would you check if the answer in the example above is correct?

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Question 8.

One passenger flew from New York to Phoenix. The flight was 2,145 miles. Another passenger flew from Boston to Seattle. The flight

was 2,496 miles. How many more miles was the flight to Seattle? In 9 through 28, subtract.

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Question 17.

450 – 313

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Question 18.

5,025 – 178

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Question 19.

406 – 381

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Question 20.

6,090 – 5,130

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Question 21.

1,001 – 35

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Question 22.

900 – 406

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Question 23.

504 – 319

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Question 24.

10,807 – 4,373

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Question 25.

3,000 – 1,047

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Question 26.

5,001 – 368

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Question 27.

700 – 520

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Question 28.

2,700 – 1,699

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One Way

Find 300 – 278.

Estimate: 300 – 280 = 20

Regroup hundreds to tens and tens to ones.

There are 22 seats available for the flight.

Another way

Find 300 – 278.

Estimate: 300 – 280 = 20

Think of 300 as 30 tens and 0 ones

There are 22 seats available for the flight.

**Problem Solving**

Question 29.

Shawn scored 10,830 points playing a video game. Miguel scored 9,645 points. How many more points did Shawn score than Miguel?

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Question 30.

Writing to Explain Will the difference between 4,041 and 3,876 be greater or less than 1,000? Explain your answer.

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Question 31.

Use the chart on the right. Music City sells CDs. Which of the following tells how many more Hip Hop CDs were sold than Latin CDs in April?

A. 887

B. 897

C. 7,090

D. 13,293

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Question 32.

William drove from Atlanta, Georgia, to Portland, Oregon. The round trip was 5,601 miles. He traveled 2,603 miles to get to Portland, Oregon, but he decided to take a different route back. How many miles did he travel to get back to Atlanta?

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Question 33.

On Thursday, 10,296 people attended a college basketball home game. The following week, 12,000 people attended an away game. How many more people attended the away game than the home game?

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Question 34.

In a dart game, Casey scored 42 points, and Maggie scored 28 points. Jesse scored fewer points than Casey but more points than

Maggie. Which is a possible score for Jesse?

A. 50 points

B. 46 points

C. 34 points

D. 26 points

CDs Sold in April

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