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Solutions of Differential Equations

  1. Oct 11, 2011 #1
    When it is stated that a certain formula is solution to a differential equation, what does that mean in the physical world. What is the significance of a certain formula being a solution to a differential equation?
    Last edited: Oct 11, 2011
  2. jcsd
  3. Oct 11, 2011 #2
    The value f subscript x gives you the slope of the line tangent to f in the x direction.

    EDIT: I think. I learned this like 2 weeks ago.
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