Tagged: Residue Group

Find all generators of Z/(202)

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 2.3 Exercise 2.3.4 Find all generators for $\mathbb{Z}/(202)$. Solution: The generators of $\mathbb{Z}/(202)$ are precisely those (equivalence classes represented by) integers a such...

Find the generators of Z/(48)

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 2.3 Exercise 2.3.3 Find all the generators in $\mathbb{Z}/(48)$. Solution: The generators of $\mathbb{Z}/(48)$ are precisely those (equivalence classes represented by) integers $k$,...

Compute multiplicative orders in Z/(36)

Solution to Abstract Algebra by Dummit & Foote 3rd edition Chapter 1.1 Exercise 1.1.14 Find the orders of the following elements of the multiplicative group $(\mathbb{Z}/(36))^\times$: $\overline{1}$, $\overline{-1}$, $\overline{5}$, $\overline{13}$, $\overline{-13}$, and $\overline{17}$. Solution:...