**Alternating group** — In mathematics, an alternating group is the group of even permutations of a finite set. The alternating group on the set {1,..., n } is called the alternating group of degree n , or the alternating group on n letters and denoted by A n or Alt( n… … Wikipedia

**alternating group** — Math. the subgroup consisting of all even permutations, of the group of all permutations of a finite set. Cf. symmetric group. [1905 10] * * * … Universalium

**alternating group** — Math. the subgroup consisting of all even permutations, of the group of all permutations of a finite set. Cf. symmetric group. [1905 10] … Useful english dictionary

**Alternating** — may refer to:In mathematics: *alternating form *alternating group *alternating series *alternating knot *alternating mapIn electronics:*alternating current … Wikipedia

**Group theory** — is a mathematical discipline, the part of abstract algebra that studies the algebraic structures known as groups. The development of group theory sprang from three main sources: number theory, theory of algebraic equations, and geometry. The… … Wikipedia

**Group of Lie type** — In mathematics, a group of Lie type G(k) is a (not necessarily finite) group of rational points of a reductive linear algebraic group G with values in the field k. Finite groups of Lie type form the bulk of nonabelian finite simple groups.… … Wikipedia

**Group (mathematics)** — This article covers basic notions. For advanced topics, see Group theory. The possible manipulations of this Rubik s Cube form a group. In mathematics, a group is an algebraic structure consisting of a set together with an operation that combines … Wikipedia

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