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1-138.

Jonathan measured $2$ cups of flour into a bowl on the counter. Then he spilled part of it, and now there is only $\frac { 3 } { 8 }$ cup left. How much did he spill?.

Write the word problem out using numbers and fractions.

$1+\frac{8}{8}=2$

Subtract $\frac{3}{8}$ from $2$