An equation of the form http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224428558332 where http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224428558332 and http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224428558332 are real constants, is called a Euler equation. The substitution http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224428558332 transforms a Euler equation into an equation with constant coefficients.

Solve the given equation for http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224428558332 using a variable substitution: http://edugen.wiley.com/edugen/share...=1224407076867

I have one of these questions for my homework assignment, but we never actually did a question like this in class. How would I make this substitution, I can handle the question after it is turned into an equation with constant coefficients. Thanks.