If n represents a number, then how do you write a expression for two less than one fourth of n?

Oct 27, 2016

$\frac{n}{4} - 2$

Explanation:

One fourth of $n$ can be written as:

$\left(\frac{1}{4}\right) n$ or $\frac{n}{4}$.

Then 2 less than this would be:
$\frac{n}{4} - 2$