**Question 1:** Use the column method to evaluate 3405 – 2567

**Question 2:** Use the column method to evaluate 1403 + 5519

**Q1 Solution:** Correct application of the column method will look like

Therefore, the solution to the problem is

3405 - 2567 = 838

**Note:** if you choose to write the fiddly extra digits in other places around your calculation, that’s completely fine. As long as its gets you the correct answer and your teacher can understand the working, then it’s just as correct as the working above.

**Q2 Solution:** Correct application of the column method will look like

Therefore, the solution to the problem is

1403 + 5519 = 6922

**Note:** if you choose to write the fiddly extra digits in other places around your calculation, that’s completely fine. As long as its gets you the correct answer and your teacher can understand the working, then it’s just as correct as the working above.