# How do you write an expression to represent one-quarter or a jar of jelly?

Dec 5, 2016

$\frac{1}{4} j$ or $\frac{j}{4}$
Let's call the amount of jelly $j$.
Then $\frac{1}{4}$ of this would be:
$\frac{1}{4} j$ or $\frac{j}{4}$