Family of scalar IVPs: x' = |x|^a, x(0) = 0, where 'a' is a parameter.
The question asks "For which 'a' the basic theorem asserts the local existence-uniqueness of the solution x(t)?"
How and where do I start this question?
Family of scalar IVPs: x' = |x|^a, x(0) = 0, where 'a' is a parameter.
The question asks "For which 'a' the basic theorem asserts the local existence-uniqueness of the solution x(t)?"
How and where do I start this question?