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Particle in a box ground states

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The ground state wave function for a particle in a box confined to a 1-D box of length L is Ψ=(2/L)^(1/2) sin (pi x/ L)
Suppose that the box is 10.0 nm long. Calculate the probability that the particle is
a) between x=9.90 nm and x= 10.0 nm
b) in the right half of the box

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