Video instructions and help with filling out and completing Why Form 2220 Subtract

Instructions and Help about Why Form 2220 Subtract

When we're subtracting a larger number from a smaller number such as 7-10 we're going to be taking the difference of the two numbers and then making our answer negative to find the difference between seven and ten we subtract the smaller number seven from the larger number ten to give us three we then make our answer negative we're making our answer negative because we're starting to the right of zero and the positive zone and our number line subtracting ten places to the left which is going to bring us past zero into the negative zone and we're going to end up at negative three