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# place as extension of homomorphism

###### Theorem.

If $f$ is a ring homomorphism from a subring $\mathfrak{o}$ of a field $k$ to an algebraically closed field $F$ such that $f(1)=1$, then there exists a place

$\varphi:\,k\to F\cup\{\infty\}$ |

of the field $k$ such that

$\varphi|_{\mathfrak{o}}=f.$ |

Note. That $F$ should be algebraically closed, does not mean any restriction, since every field is extendable to such one.

# References

- 1 Emil Artin: Theory of Algebraic Numbers. Lecture notes. Mathematisches Institut, Göttingen (1959).

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RamificationOfArchimedeanPlaces

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extension theorem

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## Mathematics Subject Classification

13A18*no label found*12E99

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