Engineering MathHomework 7Spring 2009(due Thursday, April 2)Consider the following differential equation.B C &BC Ð$B %ÑCœ!B œ!#www$!(1) Explain briefly why a series approach (rather than the characteristic equation) must be usedto solve this differential equation.(2) Explain briefly why the Frobenius method (rather than the power series method) must beused.(3) Find the roots of the indicial equation.(4) Write out the formwhich the basis solutions
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