# Two circles have the following equations #(x -8 )^2+(y -2 )^2= 36 # and #(x -1 )^2+(y +5 )^2= 81 #. Does one circle contain the other? If not, what is the greatest possible distance between a point on one circle and another point on the other?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 26, 2016

No.

#### Explanation:

So

You obtain the maximum possible distance adding