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Rotation: Angular Velocity Dynamics

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A 7.344 kg, 1.13 x 1.3 m rectangular piece of plywood is horizontally mounted on a central spindle in such a way that it can be spun about its center. If it is set spinning at a rate of 64.3 rpm and takes 54.7 s to come to a stop, what is the torque provided by friction?

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