Total: 20 marks
Closed book, no GRAPHING calculator!
Question 1. Two linearly independent solutions of the system [CANCEL] 
x ^{} = 
3x + y 

y ^{} = 
−4x + 2y 

are



b) 
e ^{−}^{2}^{t} ^{} 


c) e ^{−}^{2}^{t} ^{−}^{4} −1 
^{} , e ^{−}^{t} ^{} 

d) 
e ^{−}^{t} ^{−}^{1} −4 ^{,} ^{e} ^{2}^{t} −1 1 


Question 2. [3] The sum of the series ^{} 
∞ 

is 

n=0 



b) 
12 (**) 
c) 
4 
d) 
1 
Question 3.
[3] The general solution of y ^{}^{}^{} − 5y ^{}^{} + 17y ^{} − 13y = 0 is given by
a) c _{1} e ^{2}^{x} + e ^{2}^{x} [c _{2} cos(3x) + c _{3} sin(3x)]
c) c _{1} xe ^{x} + e ^{2}^{x} [c _{2} cos(3x) + c _{3} sin(3x)]
b)
d)
c _{1} e ^{x} + e ^{2}^{x} [c _{2} cos(2x) + c _{3} sin(2x)] (**)
c _{1} xe ^{x} + e ^{2}^{x} [c _{2} cos(2x) + c _{3} sin(2x)]
Question 4.
your answer.
Determine whether the following series is convergent or divergent.
∞
n=0
(−1) ^{n}
_{1} [2],
n ^{2} +
∞
n=1
_{n} _{2} ^{} −3
8
n
[2],
∞
n=1
n + 1
_{5} [2]
3n +
Justify
Question 5. For each one of the following series, determine whether it converges absolutely,
converges conditionally, or diverges. Justify your answer.
∞
n=1
(−1) ^{n}
5
^{n}
[2],
∞
n=1
(−2) ^{n}
_{1} [2],
3 ^{n} −
∞
n=0
(−1) ^{n}
_{1} [2],
n ^{2} +
∞
n=1
(−2) ^{n}
n!
[2]