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2.The problem states we need to solve this ODE by using the method of integrating factors. Every example I found on the internet involving this method was of the form:

y' + Py = Q

Where P and Q are functions of x only. In the problem I was given however, Q is a function of both x and y. If I try to proceed with the method I end up with:

(d/dx) e^{x}y = x e^{x}y^{2/3}

Annnnd that's where I'm stuck. Am I missing something here or was this problem incorrectly assigned?

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# Homework Help: Solving an ODE by the method of Integrating Factors

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