A 290.4 kg merry-go-round (rad

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A 290.4 kg merry-go-round (radius = 1.82 m), with riders Mary (47.3 kg) at the edge and Gurayon (37.8 kg) two thirds of the way in from the edge to the center, is initially spinning with an angular velocity of 2.43 rad/s.  If Mary moves inward to the same radius as Gurayon, what will be the new angular velocity of the merry-go-round plus riders system?

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