Move all terms containing y to the left side of the equation.
Subtract 38y from both sides of the equation.
Subtract 38y from -y.
Subtract 68 from both sides of the equation.
Divide each term by -39 and simplify.
Divide each term in -39y=-68 by -39.
Cancel the common factor of -39.
Cancel the common factor.
Divide y by 1.
Dividing two negative values results in a positive value.
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Mixed Number Form:
Solve for y 68-y=38y