# Octal Subtraction Calculator

The Subtraction in octal number system is similar to the subtraction operation in any other number system. Octal numbers are the base eight numbers. The only variation in Base 8 subtraction is variation in the quantity of borrow. In decimal system, its 10_{10}, binary its 2_{10} and in octal number system you borrow a group of 8_{10}. To perform the calculation, enter the two octal numbers in their respective place given in this octal subtraction calculator.

The Subtraction in octal number system is similar to the subtraction operation in any other number system. Octal numbers are the base eight numbers. The only variation in Base 8 subtraction is variation in the quantity of borrow. In decimal system, its 10_{10}, binary its 2_{10} and in octal number system you borrow a group of 8_{10}. To perform the calculation, enter the two octal numbers in their respective place given in this octal subtraction calculator.

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### Example:

Find the difference of 246_{8} and 163_{8} ?

#### Solution:

The **Octal subtraction** = 63_{8}

Here, when we borrow an integer it becomes 8 instead 10 as other system.