If i have somthing like (1)(6)(7)(24)(35) then is the parity simply (-1)^2 as there are 2 2-cycles?

ie. the One cycles are ignored?

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- October 18th 2007, 03:26 AMBruceBronsonVery simple permutations question (Parity)
If i have somthing like (1)(6)(7)(24)(35) then is the parity simply (-1)^2 as there are 2 2-cycles?

ie. the One cycles are ignored? - October 18th 2007, 03:58 PMThePerfectHacker