Subtract Minutes and Hours
Subtract Hours and Minutes: Learn
How to subtract hours and minutes:

If the number of minutes being subtracted is larger than the original minutes,
you must borrow some minutes from the hours:
 Subtract 1 from the original number of hours.
 Increase the number of original minutes by 60.
 Subtract the minutes.
 Subtract the hours.
Example: What is 4 hours 1 minute minus 2 hours 6 minutes?

Since 6 minutes is more than 1 minutes, we must borrow some minutes:
 Subtract 1 from the original hours: 4 hours  1 hour = 3 hours
 Add 24 to the original minutes: 1 minutes + 60 minutes = 61 minutes
 Subtract the minutes: 61 minutes  6 minutes = 55 minutes
 Subtact the hours: 3 hours  2 hours = 1 hour
 Final answer: 1 hour 55 minutes
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