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When Is the Unitary Group Cyclic? An Algebraic Approach

by David R. Guichard (Whitman College)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
April, 1999

Subject classification(s): Abstract Algebra
Applicable Course(s): 4.2 Mod Algebra I & II | 4.3 Number Theory

This article presents an algebraic proof of the primitive root theorem.

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Capsule Course Topic(s):
Number Theory | Algebraic Structures
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