Enter the current number of stitches and the number of stitches to be decreased into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Crochet Decrease.

## Crochet Decrease Formula

CD = CS / DS

Variables:

- CD is the Crochet Decrease ()
- CS is the current number of stitches
- DS is the number of stitches to be decreased

To calculate Crochet Decrease, divide the current number of stitches by the number decrease.

## How to Calculate Crochet Decrease?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Crochet Decrease.

- First, determine the current number of stitches.
- Next, determine the number of stitches to be decreased.
- Next, gather the formula from above = CD = CS / DS.
- Finally, calculate the Crochet Decrease.
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

current number of stitches = 180

number of stitches to be decreased = 10