Normal subgroup of prime order

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This article describes a property that arises as the conjunction of a subgroup property: normal subgroup with a group property (itself viewed as a subgroup property): group of prime order
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Definition

A subgroup H of a group G is termed a normal subgroup of prime order if H is a normal subgroup of G and H is also a group of prime order, i.e., the order of H is a prime number.

Relation with other properties

Stronger properties

Property Meaning Proof of implication Proof of strictness (reverse implication failure) Intermediate notions
characteristic subgroup of prime order characteristic subgroup that is also a group of prime order |FULL LIST, MORE INFO

Weaker properties

Property Meaning Proof of implication Proof of strictness (reverse implication failure) Intermediate notions
simple normal subgroup normal subgroup that is also a simple group |FULL LIST, MORE INFO
minimal normal subgroup nontrivial normal subgroup that does not contain any other nontrivial normal subgroup |FULL LIST, MORE INFO
cyclic normal subgroup normal subgroup that is also a cyclic group |FULL LIST, MORE INFO
abelian normal subgroup normal subgroup that is also an abelian group |FULL LIST, MORE INFO