Prove that contains a subgroup isomorphic to for all

being the alternating group of degree n and S the symmetric group.

I really have no idea how to approach this and it's had me stumped for quite a while. Any help would be much appreciated.

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- Oct 11th 2010, 04:17 PMBeakysymmetric subgroup of alternating groups
Prove that contains a subgroup isomorphic to for all

being the alternating group of degree n and S the symmetric group.

I really have no idea how to approach this and it's had me stumped for quite a while. Any help would be much appreciated. - Oct 11th 2010, 07:28 PMtonio
- Oct 12th 2010, 09:37 AMBeaky
Ok thanks a lot. It seems obvious enough now, but I don't think I would have thought of that.