Is there a general solution for the following ODE?

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- Mar 15th 2011, 06:12 PMEhsanSecond Order Linear ODE with y(x) missing.
Is there a general solution for the following ODE?

Thank you. - Mar 15th 2011, 06:18 PMProve It
Yes, note that if you let , then the DE becomes

which is first-order linear. Solve for using the integrating factor method, then use this solution to solve for .