How ∆n can be -2?
If you write the equation of the reaction you will get
CH4 +2O2 -------> CO2 + 2H2O
If you see the equation then you will find total no. of moles in product is 2+1=3 and total no. of moles in reactants is 1+2=3.
So ∆n = 3-3 = 0
So, how did you get ∆n = -2 ?