I'm not sure where I'm going wrong on this one so I hoped that I could find some help(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

we begin with

[itex](x^2 + y^2 + 5) dx - (y+xy) dy[/itex]

taking both partial derivitives I found that

[itex]2y (dy) =/ -y(dx)[/itex]

Next I went to find my factor of integration using [itex] e^(My - Nx / N) dx)[/itex]

This got me [itex]((1+x)^-3)[/itex]

which i then simplified to [itex](1 + 1/x^3)[/itex]

Then i multiplied our I.F. through the original M and N, but the problem still did not come out to be equal

our new partial derivitives of m and n are:

[itex]((2y/x^3)(dy) =/ ((3y/x^4) + (2y/x^3) - (y))(dx))[/itex]

Sorry I couldn't figure out how to display notequal with itex.. anyways thanks in advance for any help

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# Stuck on exact ODE problem.

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