## Exhibit two Sylow 2-subgroups of Symmetric group $S_5$

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.5 Exercise 4.5.8 Solution: $|S_5| = 120 = 2^3 \cdot 3 \cdot 5$, so that the Sylow 2-subgroups of…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.5 Exercise 4.5.8 Solution: $|S_5| = 120 = 2^3 \cdot 3 \cdot 5$, so that the Sylow 2-subgroups of…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.5 Exercise 4.5.7 Solution: The Sylow 2-subgroups of $S_4$ have order 8, and by Sylow’s Theorem, $n_2 = 1…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.5 Exercise 4.5.1 Solution: The Sylow 2-subgroups of $D_{12}$ have order 4. By Sylow’s Theorem, the number $n_2$ of…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.10 Solution: Let $G$ be a nonabelian group of order 6. We claim that if $x$ is…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.7 Solution: (1) $Q_8$ is a subgroup of $S_8$ via the left regular representation. (2) Now suppose…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.4 Solution: Recall that $Q_8 = \langle i,j \rangle$. Now $i(1) = i$, $i(-1) = -i$, $i(i)…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.3 Solution: To save effort we will perform this computation in $S_{D_8}$ and then use the labeling…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.2 Solution: We use the notation $\sigma(k) = \sigma \cdot k$. (1) $1 \mapsto 1$ (2) We…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 4.2 Exercise 4.2.1 Solution: The multiplication table for $G$ is as follows. 1 a b c 1 1…

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 5.1 Exercise 5.1.9 Solution: We know that if $F$ is a finite field then $\mathsf{Aut}(F^n) \cong GL_n(F)$. This isomorphism…