# You are rotating a bucket of water in a vertical circle. Assuming that the radius of the rotation of the water is 0.95 m, what is the minimum velocity of the bucket at the top of its swing if the water is not to spill?

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Jul 24, 2018

#### Answer:

Minimum velocity

#### Explanation:

The acceleration required to keep the water following the circumference of the circle

The minimum centripetal acceleration must therefore

Formula for centripetal acceleration:

At minimum velocity required,