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Homework Help: Separation of Variables

  1. Mar 20, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    Using separation of variables determine if the solution escapes to infinity in finite time or infinite time?


    2. Relevant equations
    Knowing how to do separation of variables.

    3. The attempt at a solution
    Here is my attempt, but I get stuck...
    The next step I'm not sure of...
    Now solving for [tex]y(t)[/tex] becomes a problem if the above step is correct... I'm sure I'm doing something wrong.
    Last edited: Mar 20, 2008
  2. jcsd
  3. Mar 20, 2008 #2
    Sorry about that... I'm learning DiffEq through Mathematica and needless to say, it's poop.

    Anyway, I figured out how to do it.

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