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    Even Permutations Proof

    Prove in Sn: The set of all the even permutations is a subgroup of Sn.

    (Sn = S sub n)

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    Do you understand what is being asked here? S_n is the set of all permutations on n objects. You only need to prove that the set of even permutations is closed under the group operation of composition. Is the composition of two even permutations even? What is the definition of even permutation?
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