Conjugacy Classes in A_n

• October 1st 2008, 02:29 PM
syme.gabriel
Conjugacy Classes in A_n
Let $n$ be odd. Show that the set of all $n$-cycles in $A_n$ consists of two conjugacy classes (in $A_n$) of equal size.
• October 1st 2008, 03:53 PM
ThePerfectHacker
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Originally Posted by syme.gabriel
Let $n$ be odd. Show that the set of all $n$-cycles in $A_n$ consists of two conjugacy classes (in $A_n$) of equal size.