Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 1:56pm.

A plane intersects a sphere that has a radius of 13 cm. The distance from the center of the sphere to the closest point on the plane is 5 cm. What is the radius of the circle that is the intersection of the sphere and the plane?

A. 8 cm

B. 10 cm

C. 12 cm

D. 13 cm

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