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Chapter 5 - 5 Series Solutions of Linear Equations...

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5 Series Solutions of Linear Equations Exercises 5.1 1. lim n →∞ a n +1 a n = lim n →∞ 2 n +1 x n +1 / ( n + 1) 2 n x n /n = lim n →∞ 2 n n + 1 | x | = 2 | x | The series is absolutely convergent for 2 | x | < 1 or | x | < 1 / 2. At x = 1 / 2, the series n =1 ( 1) n n converges by the alternating series test. At x = 1 / 2, the series n =1 1 n is the harmonic series which diverges. Thus, the given series converges on [ 1 / 2 , 1 / 2). 2. lim n →∞ a n +1 a n = lim n →∞ 100 n +1 ( x + 7) n +1 / ( n + 1)! 100 n ( x + 7) n /n ! = lim n →∞ 100 n + 1 | x + 7 | = 0 The series is absolutely convergent on ( −∞ , ). 3. lim k →∞ a k +1 a k = lim k →∞ ( x 5) k +1 / 10 k +1 ( x 5) k / 10 k = lim k →∞ 1 10 | x 5 | = 1 10 | x 5 | The series is absolutely convergent for 1 10 | x 5 | < 1, | x 5 | < 10, or on ( 5 , 15). At x = 5, the series k =1 ( 1) k ( 10) k 10 k = k =1 1 diverges by the k -th term test. At x = 15, the series k =1 ( 1) k 10 k 10 k = k =1 ( 1) k diverges by the k -th term test. Thus, the series converges on ( 5 , 15). 4. lim k →∞ a k +1 a k = lim k →∞ ( k + 1)!( x 1) k +1 k !( x 1) k = lim k →∞ ( k + 1) | x 1 | = , x = 1 The radius of convergence is 0 and the series converges only for x = 1. 5. sin x cos x = x x 3 6 + x 5 120 x 7 5040 + · · · 1 x 2 2 + x 4 24 x 6 720 + · · · = x 2 x 3 3 + 2 x 5 15 4 x 7 315 + · · · 6. e x cos x = 1 x + x 2 2 x 3 6 + x 4 24 − · · · 1 x 2 2 + x 4 24 − · · · = 1 x + x 3 3 x 4 6 + · · · 7. 1 cos x = 1 1 x 2 2 + x 4 4! x 6 6! + · · · = 1 + x 2 2 + 5 x 4 4! + 61 x 6 6! + · · · Since cos( π/ 2) = cos( π/ 2) = 0, the series converges on ( π/ 2 , π/ 2). 8. 1 x 2 + x = 1 2 3 4 x + 3 8 x 2 3 16 x 3 + · · · Since the function is undefined at x = 2, the series converges on ( 2 , 2). 212

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Exercises 5.1 9. n =1 2 nc n x n 1 + n =0 6 c n x n +1 = 2 · 1 · c 1 x 0 + n =2 2 nc n x n 1 k = n 1 + n =0 6 c n x n +1 k = n +1 = 2 c 1 + k =1 2( k + 1) c k +1 x k + k =1 6 c k 1 x k = 2 c 1 + k =1 [2( k + 1) c k +1 + 6 c k 1 ] x k 10. n =2 n ( n 1) c n x n + 2 n =2 n ( n 1) c n x n 2 + 3 n =1 nc n x n = 2 · 2 · 1 c 2 x 0 + 2 · 3 · 2 c 3 x + 3 · 1 · c 1 x + n =2 n ( n 1) c n x n k = n +2 n =4 n ( n 1) c n x n 2 k = n 2 +3 n =2 nc n x n k = n = 4 c 2 + (12 c 3 + (12 c 3 + 3 c 1 ) x + n =2 k ( k 1) c k x k + 2 n =2 ( k + 2)( k + 1) c k +2 x k + 3 n =2 kc k x k = 4 c 2 + (3 c 1 + 12 c 3 ) x + n =2 ( [ k ( k 1) + 3 k ] c k + 2( k + 2)( k + 1) c k +2 ) x k = 4 c 2 + (3 c 1 + 12 c 3 ) x + n =2 k ( k + 2) c k + 2( k + 1)( k + 2) c k +2 x k 11. y = n =1 ( 1) n +1 x n 1 , y = n =2 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 2 ( x + 1) y + y = ( x + 1) n =2 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 2 + n =1 ( 1) n +1 x n 1 = n =2 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 1 + n =2 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 2 + n =1 ( 1) n +1 x n 1 = x 0 + x 0 + n =2 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 1 k = n 1 + n =3 ( 1) n +1 ( n 1) x n 2 k = n 2 + n =2 ( 1) n +1 x n 1 k = n 1 = k =1 ( 1) k +2 kx k + k =1 ( 1) k +3 ( k + 1) x k + k =1 ( 1) k +2 x k = k =1 ( 1) k +2 k ( 1) k +2 k ( 1) k +2 + ( 1) k +2 x k = 0 12. y = n =1 ( 1) n 2 n 2 2 n ( n !) 2 x 2 n 1 , y = n =1 ( 1) n 2 n (2 n 1) 2 2 n ( n !) 2 x 2 n 2 xy + y + xy = n =1 ( 1) n 2 n (2 n 1) 2 2 n ( n !)
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• Fall '07
• Delahanty
• Trigraph, Complex differential equation, Regular singular point

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