
Number Theory Number Theory Math Forum 
 LinkBack  Thread Tools  Display Modes 
December 26th, 2016, 03:35 AM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Dec 2016 From: Netherlands Posts: 15 Thanks: 0  Proof an equivalence relation
Hello, i have encountered a problem where i have to proof that the relation σ ≡ τ is an equivalence relation the relation is defined like this σ ≡ τ ⇔ ∃ρ∈Symn [ρσ = τ ρ]. I know how to prove the reflexivity and symmetry but i cant figure out how to proof the transitivity. can anybody help? 

Tags 
equivalence, proof, relation 
Thread Tools  
Display Modes  

Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Need help with Equivalence Relation Proof!  goldfish  Calculus  1  April 23rd, 2014 02:42 AM 
Equivalence Relation Proof  jstarks4444  Applied Math  2  October 25th, 2011 04:38 AM 
Equivalence Relation Proof  jstarks4444  Number Theory  3  March 17th, 2011 03:35 PM 
Equivalence Relation  page929  Abstract Algebra  1  October 11th, 2010 12:33 PM 
Equivalence Relation Proof  jstarks4444  Number Theory  2  December 31st, 1969 04:00 PM 