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Homework Help: Second order ode with non constant coeffcients

  1. Feb 26, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data

    [tex] y''(x)-k y^2 y'(x)=0 [/tex]

    3. The attempt at a solution

    mathematica gives me this:


    yes something so ugly and long that i broke the latex parser on the website. so how do i solve this? i have no idea where to begin because none of the methods in my ODE book talk about function with coeffIcients like that [itex]x^2[/itex]
    Last edited: Feb 26, 2008
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