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Gilbert + 2 others
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Let S be the set of four elements given by S = { A , B , C , D }

with the following table.

A B C D
A A A A A
B A B A B
C A A C C
D A B C D

a. Is the binary operation commutative? Why?

b. Determine whether there is an identity element in S for .

c. If there is an identity element, which elements have inverses?

(a)

To determine

Whether the binary operation is commutative on set S={A,B,C,D}.

Explanation

Given Information: The set S={A,B,C,D} is given and the table that defines the binary operation on the set S is given as:

A B C D
A A A A A
B A B A B
C A A C C
D A B C D

Formula Used:

A binary operation is said to be commutative for any elements a,bA if ab=ba.

Explanation: Consider the given table

(b)

To determine

Whether there is an identity element in S.

(c)

To determine

Whether there is an inverse element of S.

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