A 3.75 kg bucket pile of water is swung in a vertical circle. If the speed of the bucket at the top of the loop is 6.20 m/s, then the radius of the largest circle through which this pail could move without the water leaving the bottom of the pail would be what?
m = 3.75 kg
v = 6.20 m/s
r = ?
I was thinking to use Fc = mv^2/r but I'm not given Fc. I'm not sure what formula I should use or how to go about solving this question. Any help would be greatly appreciated.