Simplify each term.
Apply the distributive property.
Multiply 8 by 3.
Add 8y and 6y.
Move all terms not containing y to the right side of the equation.
Subtract 24 from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 24 from 38.
Divide each term by 14 and simplify.
Divide each term in 14y=14 by 14.
Cancel the common factor of 14.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide y by 1.
Divide 14 by 14.
Solve for y 8(y+3)+6y=38