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Finding conjugacy classes of $D_{10}$

Looking at the group $D_{10}$, I have found that for some (non-identity) rotation $\rho$ its centraliser has order 5, and for some reflection $\tau$ its centraliser has order 2. By the ...
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Examples of the dihedral group $D_4$ acting on sets

Consider the group $D_4$. Give examples of $D_4$ acting on a set. Attempt: So $|D_4| = 8$. I have come up with a few, but I was wondering what some people here thought. First one we came up with ...
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Algebra - Infinite Dihedral Group

Let $G$ be the set of bijections $\mathbb{R} \to \mathbb{R}$ which preserve the distance between pairs of points, and send integers to integers. Then $G$ is a group under composition of functions. The ...