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Solve

[tex]X'+2X'+(\lambda-\alpha)X=0, 0<x<1[/tex]

[tex]X(0)=0[/tex]

[tex]X'(1)=0[/tex]

a. Is [tex]\lambda=1+\alpha[/tex] an eigenvalue? What is the corresponding eigenfunction?

b. Find the equation that the other eigenvalues satisfy.

I appreciate any help you can give me!

Thanks,

Chris

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