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Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems

Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems, by Boyce, DiPrima, & Meade

The downloadable files below, in PDF format, contain answers to all the problems from the textbook (11th edition).  Extensive MATLAB code snippets are included in many of the problems, and may be accessed from the PDF file using copy-and-paste from the screen.  Chapters 1 - 8 are available now.  More chapters to be added in the future.

To download an individual chapter PDF file to your computer, click on a chapter heading below, and then save the file when prompted.  Or, to download the entire solution set in one file (134 MB), click on the "Combined Solutions" link below.  Also, additional explanatory notes for certain sections in the book are also provided for download (click on "Notes on Textbook" below).

Combined Solutions

Notes on textbook

Chapter 1 - Introduction

Chapter 2 -  First-Order Differential Equations

Chapter 3 - Second-Order Differential Equations

Chapter 4 - Higher-Order Linear Differential Equations

Chapter 5 - Series Solutions of Second-Order Linear Equations

Chapter 6 - The Laplace Transform

Chapter 7 - Systems of First-Order Linear Equations

Chapter 8 - Numerical Methods