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Topic: Epimorphic groups
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Re: Epimorphic groups
Posted: Apr 5, 2013 5:32 AM
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5.4.2013 3:46, Butch Malahide wrote:
> On Apr 4, 5:39 pm, Kaba <k...@nowhere.com> wrote:
>> Let G, G', and H be groups with G a sub-group of G'. Let G and G' both
>> be epimorphic (surjectively homomorphic) to H, with equal kernels for
>> the epimorphisms. Does it then follow that G = G'?

> No. Let G' = H = Z, let G be a nontrivial proper subgroup of G', and
> let f:G --> H and f':G' --> H be isomorphisms; both kernels are equal
> to {0}.

Thanks for this too.


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