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Implicit Differential Equation: dy/dx = xy - y^2

  1. Mar 13, 2008 #1
    If dy/dx = xy - y^2 and y(1) = 3, then y(2) is ?
     
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  3. Mar 14, 2008 #2

    tiny-tim

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    Hi European Sens! :smile:

    Write it dy/dx = y(x - y).

    Does that help? :smile:
     
  4. Mar 15, 2008 #3
    Can't you just start plugging stuff in?
     
  5. Mar 15, 2008 #4

    tiny-tim

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    danger!

    :frown: … not if it might overload the circuit! …:frown:
     
  6. Mar 15, 2008 #5
    :confused: are you trying to show him how to sole this DE?
     
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