Homework Help: Homomorphism from A4

1. Apr 9, 2010

xmcestmoi

Show that
(1) there is no homomorphism from A4 onto a group of order 2, 4, or 6

(2) there is a homomorphism from A4 onto a group of order 3.

Can anyone please give me some hints ?

2. Apr 9, 2010

Hurkyl

Staff Emeritus