orders and structure of classical groups

Theorem 1.

A proof of this theorem can proceed in many directions which each explain more of the structure of the these groups so each approach is considered equally valid and presented here. We list them from most elementary to most theoretical.

  1. 1.

    Elementary linear algebraMathworldPlanetmath proof (http://planetmath.org/ElementaryProofOfOrders)

  2. 2.

    Proof from subgroups of GL(V) (http://planetmath.org/TheoryFromOrdersOfClassicalGroups2)

  3. 3.

    Proof from Lie theory/Chevally groups. [PENDING.]

Title orders and structure of classical groups
Canonical name OrdersAndStructureOfClassicalGroups
Date of creation 2013-03-22 15:56:45
Last modified on 2013-03-22 15:56:45
Owner Algeboy (12884)
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Author Algeboy (12884)
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