By Derek J.S. Robinson

ISBN-10: 0387906002

ISBN-13: 9780387906003

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Consider the mapping of the group G into the quotient group G/N which sends each element of the group G to a coset T of N containing the element 136. Prove that onto G/N. is a surjective homomorphism of G DEFINITION. The surjective mapping is called the natural homomorphism of a group G into the quotient group G/N. We have proved that to every normal subgroup there corresponds a homomorphism. We shall now prove that, inversely, every homomorphism surjective of a group G onto a group F can be seen as a natural homomorphism of G onto the quotient group G/N by a suitable normal subgroup N.

91. Find the partition of the group of all integers (under addition)6 by the subgroup of the numbers divisible by 3. 92. Find all groups (up to isomorphism) of order: a) 4; b) 6; c) 8. 9 Internal automorphisms Let us start with an example. Consider the group of symmetries of the equilateral triangle. If the letters A, B, and C denote the vertices of the triangle, then each element of the group defines a permutation of the three letters. For example, the reflection of the triangle with respect to the altitude drawn from the vertex A to the base BC will be written in the form To multiply two elements of the group of symmetries of the triangle it suffices to carry out the corresponding permutations one after the other.

39. Write the multiplication table for the addition modulo: a) 2; b) 3; c) 4. 40. Prove that the set of remainders with the addition modulo form a group, and that this group is a cyclic group of order Consider again an arbitrary cyclic group of order 41. Prove that if and only if modulo where one has and From the result of the preceding problem it follows that to the multiplication of the elements in an arbitrary cyclic group there corresponds the addition of the remainders modulo Similarly to the multiplication of two elements in an infinite cyclic group there corresponds the addition of integers (see 7).

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