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Solve the IVP dy/dt=4y-2, y(0)=3

This is how I work it. I integrate both sides and get y= 2y^2 - 2y + C

I then solve for C: 3=2(0)^2 - 2(0) + C

C = 3

Is this the correct way to solve for C?

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# Homework Help: Help with a simple initial value problem

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