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A giant swing is an artistic gymnastics element in which a gymnast rotates around an axis while in a fully extented position.
1) What is the minumum angular speed of the gymnast to make such a swing?
2) Find the force required by the arms to keep spinning.
3) Suppose that a gymnast makes one spin per second. Calculate his angular speed and the force on the arms at the bottom and the top positions.
State any assumptions that you make.
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