7(y+3)=35

Divide each term in 7(y+3)=35 by 7.

7(y+3)7=357

Cancel the common factor of 7.

Cancel the common factor.

7(y+3)7=357

Divide y+3 by 1.

y+3=357

y+3=357

Divide 35 by 7.

y+3=5

y+3=5

Subtract 3 from both sides of the equation.

y=5-3

Subtract 3 from 5.

y=2

y=2

Solve for y 7(y+3)=35