numerical & proportional reasoning

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students in a biology class measured and recorded the lengths of different microscopic organisms. the results are recorded below.

organism lenght(millimeters)
a 0.00065
b 4.72* 10(exponent -4)
c 8/10,000
d ??


a- a fourth organism was measured and found to be 1/40 the length of organism b. what was the length of organism d? explain

b-which of the 4 organisms in the table was the longest? explain

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