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3) If n ≥ 2 show that ϕ : πn (X; Z/kZ) → Hn (X; Z/kZ) is an isomorphism if ϕ ⊗ 1 : πn (X) ⊗ Z/kZ → Hn (X) ⊗ Z/kZ and TorZ (ϕ, 1) : TorZ (πn −1 (X), Z/kZ) → TorZ (Hn (X), Z/kZ) are isomorphisms. 8 The mod k Hurewicz isomorphism theorem Recall that a connected pointed space X is called nilpotent if the fundamental group π1 (X) acts nilpotently on all the homotopy groups πn (X) for n ≥ 1. In particular, the fundamental group must be nilpotent. In the next theorem, π1 (X) will be abelian and π1 (X; Z/kZ) is understood to be π1 (X) ⊗ Z/kZ.

Then use naturality. 4. If 0 → H → G → G/H → 0 is a short exact sequence of finitel generated abelian groups and n ≥ 2, then there is a cofib ation sequence P n (G/H) → P n (G) → P n (H). Proof: Let f : P n (G/H) → P n (G) be a map which induces the projection G → H in integral cohomology. The mapping cone Cf is then a P n (H). The maps in the above corollary are not always unique up to homotopy. But the space P n (H) is unique up to homotopy type in case n ≥ 3. In the next section we will restrict to a short exact sequence of cyclic groups η ρ − Z/k Z − → Z/kZ → 0 0 → Z/ Z → and produce a more specifi construction of this cofibratio sequence.

The map ρ is called a mod k reduction map and the map β is called a Bockstein. The above exact sequence is always an exact sequence of sets and an exact sequence of groups and homomorphisms except possibly at ρ β − π2 (X; Z/kZ) − → π1 (X) π2 (X) → when π2 (X; Z/kZ) is not a group. Of course, if X is a homotopy associative Hspace it is always an exact sequence of groups and homomorphisms. In the general case, we have a substitute which is adequate for many purposes: The natural pinch map P 2 (Z/kZ) → P 2 (Z/kZ) ∨ S 2 yields an action π2 (X) × π2 (X; Z/kZ) → π2 (X; Z/kZ), (h, f ) → h ∗ f .