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**dmbocci** I have been given extra credit that I need to complete very much so.

Although, it deals with the legendre equation. The problem is that series really kicked my butt in calc 2, so now I am struggling very much with this and the other series solution stuff in this DE class.

Question: Use the method of series to solve the legendre equation with alpha=3.

So; I plugged in the assumed series soln..

what happens to the (1-x^2) in front, the -2x in front of yprime, and the 12 in front of y?