Compute the orders of products of non-disjoint cycles:

(1 2 3)(3 2 4)

(1 2 3)(3 4 5)

I calcuated for a couple of times but still couldn't get the right answers.

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- August 6th 2007, 10:25 PMr7irisOrder of premutation
Compute the orders of products of non-disjoint cycles:

(1 2 3)(3 2 4)

(1 2 3)(3 4 5)

I calcuated for a couple of times but still couldn't get the right answers. - August 7th 2007, 06:22 AMThePerfectHacker
- August 7th 2007, 11:33 AMr7iris
They are two separate questions.

- August 7th 2007, 01:01 PMtopsquark
(Grumbles) I never was good with cyclic notation. :o

-Dan - August 7th 2007, 02:05 PMThePerfectHacker
Just write it as a premutation,

Now find

Until you find,