Mindy explains there are 12 more sugar cookies than almond cookies because the smaller number is always subtracted from the larger number.
So she got 6 ‒ 4 = 2 in the ones place and 2 ‒ 1 = 1 in the tens place.
Explain why Mindy’s reasoning is incorrect. Find how many more sugar cookies than almond cookies she has. Write your answer and your explanation in the box provided.