Let k>1 be a fixed integer. Let π be a fixed nonidentity permutation of {1,2,…,k}. Let

Ibe an ideal of a ring R such that for any nonzero element a of R, aI≠0 andIa≠0 hold.Prove that if \(a_1 a_2\ldots a_k=a_{\pi(1)} a_{\pi(2)} \ldots a_{\pi(k)}\) for any elements \(a_1, a_2,\ldots,a_k \in I\), then R is commutative.

The best solution was submitted by Yang, Hae Hun (양해훈), 2008학번. Congratulations!

Here is his Solution of Problem 2009-16.

An alternative solution was submitted by 정성구(수리과학과 2007학번, +3).

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