Math (Geometry)

I feel like I am over thinking this problem. Can someone please give me an explanation?

A circular table is placed in a corner of a room so that it touches both walls. A mark is made on the edge of the table, exactly 18 inches from one wall and 25 inches from the other. What is the radius of the table?

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