# Partition under certain conditions

• March 22nd 2011, 06:26 PM
andirc5192
Partition under certain conditions
Prove that if R is an equivalence relation on $A \times A$, then the set $\{g(x): x \in A\}$ is a partition of A.

My partner and I honestly have no idea where to begin with this.(Headbang)
• March 22nd 2011, 07:30 PM
tonio
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Originally Posted by andirc5192
Prove that if R is an equivalence relation on $A \times A$, then the set $\{g(x): x \in A\}$ is a partition of A.

My partner and I honestly have no idea where to begin with this.(Headbang)

Add me and we're already three that have no idea...what in the world is g(x), for Christ's sake??!(Angry)(Punch)

Tonio