# Number Subtract node

**Left Toolbar** > **Math Nodes** > **Number Subtract**

The Number Subtract node allows you to execute a subtraction operation.

## Procedure

### To execute a subtraction operation in the node graph:

On the left toolbar choose Math Nodes > Number Subtract

Drag the Number Subtract icon into the Node Graph.

Connect the Output: **Result**.

## Inputs

**Minuend**
First number from which the second number is to be subtracted. A NUMBER type of value.

**Subtrahend**
Second number, is the number to be subtracted from minuend. A NUMBER type of value.

## Outputs

**Result**
Difference = Minuend - Subtrahend.

## Attributes Panel

**Minuend**
First value in the subtraction operation. This attribute is exposed as input by default, but it can be defined in the attributes panel.

**Subtrahend**
Second value in the subtraction operation. This attribute is exposed as input by default, but it can be defined in the attributes panel.

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