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how do we know when to use SEPARABLE EQUATION and INTERGRATION FACTOR in diff equ:

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    If dy/dx=f(x,y) can be written in the form dy/dx=g(x)h(y), it's separable. Use an integrating factor when the coefficient of the y term is not constant, like say (1/t^2+1)y.

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