**Reinhard Knörr**

**A note on permutation groups**

**Preprint series:**
Preprints aus dem Fachbereich Mathematik, Universität Rostock

**MSC:**- 20B20 Multiply transitive finite groups
- 20C15 Ordinary representations and characters

**Abstract:** A k-transitive group of degree n > k is gen-

erated by all the the elements fixing precisely

i points if i <= k-3. The cases i = k-2,

i = k-1 and i = k are also considered.

**Keywords:** *permutation groups, ordinary character theory*