## Finite groups with prime $p$ to the first power

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## Abstract:

Earlier D. G. Higman classified the finite groups of order*n*, such that

*n*is divisible by 3 to the first power, with the assumption that the centralizer ${C_G}(X)$ of

*X*, where

*X*is a subgroup of order 3, is a cyclic trivial intersection set of even order 3

*s*. In this paper the theorem is generalized to include all prime numbers greater than 3. With an additional assumption: $|{N_G}(X):{C_G}(X)| = 2$, we have proved that one of the following holds for these groups, hereafter designated as

*G*: (A)

*G*is isomorphic to ${L_2}(q)$, where $q = 2ps \pm 1$; (B) there exists a normal subgroup ${G_0}$ of odd index in

*G*, and a normal subgroup

*N*of ${G_0}$ of index 2 such that $G = N\langle \sigma \rangle$ where ${C_G}(X) = X \times \langle \sigma \rangle$.

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*Finite groups with*3

*to the first power*, Univ. of Michigan and Univ. of British Columbia (preprint).

## Additional Information

- © Copyright 1976 American Mathematical Society
- Journal: Trans. Amer. Math. Soc.
**222**(1976), 267-288 - MSC: Primary 20D25
- DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9947-1976-0427464-2
- MathSciNet review: 0427464