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Homework Help: Seperable differential eqn.

  1. May 4, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    [tex]\frac{dy}{dx} = \frac{1+\sqrt{x-2}}{1+2y}[/tex]

    I have solved the equation down too

    y + y2 = x + (2/3)(x-2)(3/2) + C1


    I am not sure where to go from here... Do I solve for C1 and then plug it back into the equation and solve it as a quadratic or just solve it as a quadratic?
     
  2. jcsd
  3. May 4, 2012 #2
    If you have an initial condition, you can use it to solve for C whenever you want. Otherwise there's no way of determining its value.
     
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