A group acts freely if there are no group fixed points. A point which is fixed by every group element would not be free to move.

# Freely

## See also

Effective Action, Free Action, Group, Group Action, Group Fixed Point, Group Orbit, Group Representation, Isotropy Group, Lie Group Quotient Space, Matrix Group, Topological Group, Transitive
*This entry contributed by Todd
Rowland*

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