**Recommended books:**

- John Meier,
*Groups, Graphs and Trees* - Joseph J. Rotman,
*Introduction to the Theory of Groups*

**Mastery question**

The topic for the Mastery question is Ends of Groups. The set reading is Sections 11.4, 11.5, 11.6 of *Groups, Graphs and Trees* by John Meier. (This is available electronically from the College Library.

**Homework sheets **

- Homework 1 Solutions
- Homework 2 Solutions
- Homework 3 Solutions
- Homework 4 (Hand-in Thursday 7 December)

**Lecture notes **

** Some notes from the Autumn 2012 P10 Group Theory course **. (The content varied slightly in other years that I taught it.)

- Notes 1: Prerequisites; quotient groups and isomorphism theorems.
- Notes 2: Group actions; Sylow's Theorems.
- Notes 3: Semidirect products; composition series and soluble groups.
- Notes 4: Commutators and the derived series; central series.
- Notes 5: Nilpotent groups; $k$-transitive and primitive groups.