# Empirical evidence shows that the normal resting adult body temperature is normally distributed with a mean of 98.2 degrees Fahrenheit…

Empirical evidence shows that the “normal” resting adult body temperature is normally distributed with a mean of 98.2 degrees Fahrenheit and a standard deviation of 0.7 degrees Fahrenheit.

What is the probability that a randomly selected adult has a “normal” resting body temperature that is greater than 99 degrees Fahrenheit?