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starts standing on the outer edge of a merry-go-round that is rotating at an angular velocity of $$\omega_0$$. then starts walking towards the center, to the inside portion of the merry-go-round. You may assume the merry-go-round is rotating without friction.

An image of a merry-go-round (courtesy of Narelle Steckyj from Pixabay) is shown below.

## Part 1#

Which of the following statement about the angular velocity of the merry-go-round is correct ?