University of Notre Dame
Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
AME 301: Differential Equations, Vibrations and Control
Homework 1
B. Goodwine J. Lucey
Fall, 2003 
Issued: August 29, 2003
Due: September 3, 2003 
For each of the following equations, identify them as
 linear or nonlinear (2 points),
 homogeneous or inhomogeneous (1 point),
 variable or constant coefficients (1 point), and
 ordinary or partial (1 point).
If the differential equation is a linear, homogeneous, constant coefficient ordinary differential equation, determine its solution (5 points).











Last updated: August 29, 2003.
B. Goodwine (goodwine@controls.ame.nd.edu)