Israel Journal of Mathematics

, Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 158–159 | Cite as

Generators of 2-groups

  • Avinoam Mann


LetG be a finite 2-group. If each normal abelian subgroup ofG can be generated byd elements, then each subgroup ofG can be generated byd 2+1/2d(d+1) elements.


Group Theory Induction Hypothesis Automorphism Group Simple Group Slight Improvement 
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© The Weizmann Science Press of Israel 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • Avinoam Mann
    • 1
  1. 1.The Hebrew University of JerusalemIsrael

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