# Circle A has a center at #(9 ,-2 )# and a radius of #1 #. Circle B has a center at #(1 ,3 )# and a radius of #3 #. Do the circles overlap? If not, what is the smallest distance between them?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 4, 2016

The circles do not overlap. There is a distance of (aprrox.)

#### Explanation:

The distance from the center of A at

Circle A with a radius of

Circle B with a radius of

This leaves a minimum of