# Thread: Solve the Homogeneous Linear DEQ

1. ## Solve the Homogeneous Linear DEQ

I completed the sqaure of the equation and came out with (
Then r = -3
So my answer is but the answer should be -7t where is at.
I need help where the -7t came about.

2. Originally Posted by dizizviet

I completed the sqaure of the equation and came out with (
Then r = -3
So my answer is but the answer should be -7t where is at.
I need help where the -7t came about.
(r + 5)^2 = 4 has two solutions, not 1. What is the other solution?

-Dan

3. Ohhhh, now i feel really dumb... thanks a lot. That was such a stupid simple mistake.

4. Originally Posted by dizizviet
Ohhhh, now i feel really dumb... thanks a lot. That was such a stupid simple mistake.
Don't be too hard on yourself. It happens.

-Dan