# Math Help - abstract algebra: direct sums decomposition question

1. ## abstract algebra: direct sums decomposition question

If H, K◅ G are simple groups, G=HK, and H ∩ K=<e>, show that either H ≅K≅ Z_p for p a prime, or N◅ G ⇒N=<e>, H, K, or G.

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