# Subtract: 2a − B From 3a − 5b - Mathematics

Subtract:

2a − b from 3a − 5b

#### Solution

$\left( 3a - 5b \right) - \left( 2a - b \right)$

$= \left( 3a - 5b \right) - 2a + b$

$= 3a - 5b - 2a + b$

$= 3a - 2a - 5b + b$

$= a - 4b$

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#### APPEARS IN

RD Sharma Class 8 Maths
Chapter 6 Algebraic Expressions and Identities
Exercise 6.2 | Q 2.3 | Page 5