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Two friends, Geming and Isabella, collected nine ladybugs for a science project. If Geming collected 8 ladybugs, how many did Isabella collect? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Together, Julia and Ying ran a total of 9 laps. Ying ran four laps. How many laps did Julia run? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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There are five monkeys on a tree. Of those, 3 jump to another tree. How may are left on the first tree? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Two friends, Grace and Marina, collected nine earthworms for a science project. If Grace collected four earthworms, how many did Marina collect? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Terah planted six trees in her backyard. She planted five redwood trees and the rest were elm trees. How many elm trees did Terah plant? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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There are nine passengers on a ferry. At the next stop eight get off. How many are still on the ferry? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Michael and Sachin had a total of 9 chocolates in a box, until they ate eight chocolates. How many chocolates are remaining in the box? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Together, Calvin and Paola bought a total of nine pencils at an office supply store. Calvin bought seven pencils. How many did Paola buy? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Paolo and Myra are the owners of a car dealership. This year they sold a total of eight motorcycles and sedans. If they sold 7 motorcycles, how many sedans did they sell? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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Sarina bought a bag of candies. The bag had nine candies. Sarina counted four caramel candies and the rest were pralines. How many pralines were in the bag? Write the subtraction sentence. (Example sentence: 5-1=4)

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