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## What is the answer called when you add numbers?

When two numbers are added together, the result is called a sum. The two numbers being added together are called addends.

**What is the answer called when you subtract?**

the difference

The answer of a subtraction problem is called the difference.

### What is the sum called in subtraction?

minuend

As illustrated above, the number that is the “sum” in addition becomes the “minuend” in subtraction. The “addends” in addition become the “subtrahend” and the “difference” in subtraction.

**Is sum adding or multiplying?**

SUM – The sum is the result of adding two or more numbers. DIFFERENCE – The difference of two numbers is the result of subtracting these two numbers. PRODUCT – The product of two or more numbers is the result of multiplying these numbers.

## What happens when numbers are added together?

An addition sentence is a mathematical expression that shows two or more values added together and their sum. The numbers that are added are called addends and the answer to addition is called the sum. In an addition sentence, the addends are added to get the sum.

**Which number is the minuend?**

Define Minuend In subtraction minuend is the first number from which a value is subtracted or lessened. Examples: 53247 – 823, where 53247 is the minuend.

### What is the subtraction method?

A technique for estimating the duration of a psychological process by measuring the reaction time for a task that incorporates the psychological process in question, and the reaction time for a task that does not incorporate it, and then subtracting the second from the first.

**When we subtract a number from itself we get?**

0

Hence, if any number is subtracted from itself, the result will be 0.

## What is the first number in subtraction called?

In subtraction, the first number is called the minuend, and the second number is called the subtrahend.

**Does Per mean multiply?**

Multiplication-product, multiply, multiplied by, times. Division-quotient, dividend, divide, divided by, each, per, average, divided equally. Equal-the same, equals, the same as, equivalent, is equal to.

### Does sum mean add?

In mathematics, sum can be defined as the result or answer we get on adding two or more numbers or terms. Here, for example, addends 8 and 5 add up to make the sum 13.