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February 19th, 2012, 01:48 AM  #1 
Member Joined: Jul 2011 Posts: 47 Thanks: 0  Finding the general solution of this differential equation
I have the following differential equation: and I need to find the general solution. I end up with: And from here I can't solve in terms of y (because it's nonlinear). How can I proceed? 
February 19th, 2012, 03:28 AM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: May 2011 Posts: 501 Thanks: 6  Re: Finding the general solution of this differential equati
I think you may have the incorrect set up at the end. Separate variables: Integrate: Now, you can solve for y. 
February 19th, 2012, 03:38 AM  #3  
Member Joined: Jul 2011 Posts: 47 Thanks: 0  Re: Finding the general solution of this differential equati Quote:
(I created partial fractions) Then I integrated them incorrectly (oops) thinking that when it's actually Thank you very much!  

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