#### Answer

The solution is 5

#### Work Step by Step

7y+3=38 Subtract 3 from both sides
7y +3-3=38-3 Simplify
7y =35 Divide by 7 on both sides
$\frac{7y}{7}$ =$\frac{35}{7}$
y=5
The solution is 5
Check
7y+3=38
7$\times$5+3=38
35+3=38
38=38