The symplectic group for Even is the Group of elements of the General Linear Group that preserve a given nonsingular Symplectic Form. Any such Matrix has Determinant 1.

**References**

Conway, J. H.; Curtis, R. T.; Norton, S. P.; Parker, R. A.; and Wilson, R. A.
``The Groups and
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*Atlas of Finite Groups: Maximal Subgroups and Ordinary Characters for Simple Groups.* Oxford, England:
Clarendon Press, pp. x-xi, 1985.

Wilson, R. A. ``ATLAS of Finite Group Representation.'' http://for.mat.bham.ac.uk/atlas/html/contents.html#symp.

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