Assume that human body temperatures are normally distributed with a mean of 98.23 degrees Upper F and a standard deviation of 0.63 degrees Upper F. A hospital uses 100.6 degrees Upper F as the lowest temperature considered to be a fever. What percentage of normal and healthy persons would be considered to have a​ fever? Does this percentage suggest that a cutoff of 100.6 degrees Upper F is​ appropriate?

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Assume that human body temperatures are normally distributed with a mean of 98.23 degrees Upper F and a standard deviation of 0.63 degrees Upper F. A hospital uses 100.6 degrees Upper F as the lowest temperature considered to be a fever. What percentage of normal and healthy persons would be considered to have a​ fever? Does this percentage suggest that a cutoff of 100.6 degrees Upper F is​ appropriate?

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