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 A206820 a(n) is the sum of the squares of the sizes of the conjugacy classes in the symmetric group A_n. 3
 1, 1, 3, 42, 914, 23694, 1048542, 45379878, 3272115926, 257662344206, 27726935045366, 3101635433302996, 474878584235678020, 76786899439922296204, 15844064187141655171020, 3326909755872288926885670, 897661138669999282018222470, 246381314116108359863665821750 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 1,3 COMMENTS a(n) is the sum over all elements of Alt_n of the size of their conjugacy class. Each conjugacy class is thus counted as many times as its size, giving a sum of squares. LINKS EXAMPLE For n=5, a(5) = 1 + 12^2 + 12^2 + 15^2 + 20^2 = 914. The class equation of A_5 is  1 + 12 + 12 + 15 + 20  = 60 = 5!/2 PROG (GAP) A206820 := n -> Sum(ConjugacyClasses(AlternatingGroup(n)), c->Size(c)^2); # Eric M. Schmidt, Jan 26 2014 CROSSREFS A087132 (sequence for S_n), A000702 (conjugacy classes in A_n) Sequence in context: A097068 A269046 A092470 * A157542 A078601 A268621 Adjacent sequences:  A206817 A206818 A206819 * A206821 A206822 A206823 KEYWORD nonn,nice,easy AUTHOR Olivier Gérard, Feb 12 2012 EXTENSIONS More terms from Eric M. Schmidt, Jan 26 2014 STATUS approved

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