The probability of generating a finite classical group
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- Kantor, W.M. & Lubotzky, A. Geom Dedicata (1990) 36: 67. doi:10.1007/BF00181465
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Two randomly chosen elements of a finite simple classical group G are shown to generate G with probability →1 as ‖G‖ → ∞. Extensions of this result are presented, along with applications to profinite groups.
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