# How do you write one-fourth x less than the sum of 7 and 2x?

Nov 9, 2016

$\textcolor{g r e e n}{7 + 2 x - \frac{1}{4} x}$

#### Explanation:

one-fourth $x$ less than the sum of $7$ and $2 x$

$\rightarrow$ one-fourth $x$ less than $7 + 2 x$

$\rightarrow \frac{1}{4} x$ less than $7 + 2 x$

$\rightarrow \left(7 + 2 x\right) - \frac{1}{4} x$