# borrowing in subtraction

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How is the term borrowing in subtraction confusing for children to learn?

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While helping my grandkids when they were first learning subtraction, the word "regrouping" was the confusing word. When I used the word "borrowing" and then demonstrated it, they understood. So my question for you is this: Is the term "borrowing" confusing for children?

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