We prove Wilson’s theorem, which is an elementary result in number theory, using one of the Sylow theorems.

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# An Overkill Proof of Wilson’s Theorem Using a Sylow Theorem

Posted byCalvin Wooyoung ChinPosted inNotesTags:Algebra, Group Theory, Number Theory, Permutations, Sylow Theorems, Symmetric Groups, Wilson's Theorem

We prove Wilson’s theorem, which is an elementary result in number theory, using one of the Sylow theorems.

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