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## Definition

Difference is the result of subtracting one number from another. How much one number differs from another.

Example

The difference between 8 and 3 is 5. Because 8 – 3 = 5

## More Examples

Here are more examples about difference:

Numbers | Difference | Reason |

7 and 5 | 2 | 7 – 5 = 2 |

4 and 9 | 5 | 9 – 4 = 5 |

11 and 8 | 3 | 11 – 8 = 3 |

1 and 0.5 | 0.5 | 1 – 0.5 = 0.5 |

1 and ¼ | ¾ | 1 – ¼ = ¾ |

12 and 13 | 1 | 13 – 12 = 1 |

10 and 20 | 10 | 20 – 10 = 20 |