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Linear first order differential equation

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1. Homework Statement

[tex] \frac{dy}{dx} = \frac{x^2}{2} + \frac{xy}{2} + \frac{3y^2}{2} + \frac{3y}{2} [/tex]

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3. The Attempt at a Solution

Don't really know were to begin. If anyone could tell me which method to use that would be great. I can't think of any way to solve this.
 

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HallsofIvy
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That equation is NOT linear. I don't know if it will work but my first thought is to change coordinates to get rid of that "xy" term.
 

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