sewing

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  1. dress making

    I need help with Dress making (sewing machines) 04201501 and (introduction to sewing) 04201400. If anybody can help, thank you....

    asked by Nora on June 2, 2010
  2. math

    A clothing company has budgeted $58,000 for the purchase of 7 sewing machines. The 7 sewing machines are to be chosen from two models, model X and model Y. If a model X sewing machine costs $8,000 and a model Y sewing machine costs $9,000, how many model X

    asked by brenda on May 8, 2016
  3. Social Studies

    What did Isaac Singer do to improve American society? and what did he do that may not have been so good? Isaac Singer invented a way to make improvements to the sewing machine in an effort to boost up the sewingn industry and to create a better reliable

    asked by Jennifer on April 28, 2015
  4. History again

    Who invented the sewing machine? This site will give you a very interesting history of the sewing machine. http://inventors.about.com/od/sstartinventions/a/sewing_machine.htm Thank you!

    asked by Jenna on February 24, 2007
  5. Algebra Word Problems

    A long sleeve blouse requires 1.5 hrs of cutting and 1.2 hrs of sewing. A short sleeve blouse requires 1 hr of cutting and .9 hrs of sewing. Sleeveless blouse requires .5 hrs of cutting and .6 hrs of sewing. There are 380 hrs of labor available in the

    asked by mike on December 13, 2009
  6. home ec.

    how do you tie off when you get done sewing? If you're using a sewing machine, you reverse and take three or four stitches backward. If you're hand sewing, bring the needle to the back and run the thread through a few stitches and then back again. you cut

    asked by kaylmur on November 9, 2006
  7. math 11

    A small clothing company manufactures two types of jackets. The first type of jacket requires 20 minutes of cutting time and 10 mins of sewing time. The second type requires 10 minutes of cutting and 15 minutes of sewing time. In one day, the company has a

    asked by Peter on November 25, 2017
  8. english

    But consumers there showed little interest in sewing machines. prepostional phrase but consumers, but prepostion &consumer object? in sewing machines, in preposition and machines is the object? would that be correct?? thanks

    asked by jill on October 5, 2011
  9. math help please

    Sue Stitch buys a sewing machine. The price, including tax, is $575.00. She finances the sewing machine over 24 months after making a $25 down payment. The true annual interest rate is 15%. What are Sue's monthly payments (principal plus interest)? To the

    asked by Anonymous on June 17, 2015
  10. Home Economics

    List 5 careers that are possible from 3 areas in Home Economics. Why don't you list the areas of Home Economics first, then match those areas up with careers. I can think of cooking, sewing, (by the way, most Home Ec departments now prefer to be called

    asked by Natalie on September 8, 2006
  11. Math

    The marked price of a sewing machine is $ 15,000. A 5% discount is allowed of the machine bought for cash. On hire purchase, a deposit of $ 6,000 plus three equal monthly installments of $ 3,200 is required. Hali and John bought the sewing machines from a

    asked by M$A on January 18, 2015
  12. 6th grade

    I need help with sewing

    asked by ashley on November 10, 2008
  13. LINEAR PROGRAMING...HELP PLEASEE!!!!!

    A sporting goods manufacturer makes a $5 profit on soccer balls and a $4 profit on volleyballs. Cutting requires 2 hours to make 75 soccer balls and 3 hours to make 60 volleyballs. Sewing needs 3 hours to make 75 soccerballs and 2 hours to make 60

    asked by Kelly on October 30, 2008
  14. dt, textiles (sewing machine)

    Question 1. what is the stitch length and width for the following stitches? straight stitch length:....? width:....? zig zag stitch length:....? width:....? question 2. tension what will happen to my work if the sewing machine stitch is too loose? what

    asked by me on October 9, 2007
  15. Threading a machine

    How do you thread a sewing machine?

    asked by Sara on September 30, 2014
  16. sewing

    What is a wood clap used for in sewing ? thank you

    asked by me on December 1, 2010
  17. ome economics

    what are the 10 main parts of a hand sewing machine?

    asked by vaseva on May 3, 2009
  18. grammar

    She requested two and three-yard ribbons for her sewing project.

    asked by Anonymous on December 22, 2007
  19. sewing

    COULD YOU PLEASE UNSCRAMBLE THESE 1) RCTNAIG 2) RATEHD LCPEIPR THEY HAVE TO DO WITH SEWING

    asked by Kerry-Ann on June 6, 2008
  20. sew

    6. You plan to attach a flat 1/2-in. button to a garment. The size of the buttonhole should be A. 1/2 in. B. 5/8 in. C. 1 in. D. 3/8 in. 7. You're sewing a child's nylon jacket. You notice the fabric frays easily. Which would be your best buttonhole

    asked by izzy on April 20, 2010
  21. science

    what type of liquid will cause apenny, paperclip,and a sewing needle to rust the fastestes

    asked by hannia on October 23, 2010
  22. 8th grade

    what type of liquid will cause apenny, paperclip,and a sewing needle to rust the fastestes

    asked by hannia on October 23, 2010
  23. science

    what type of liquid will cause a penny nail paperclip and a sewing needle to rust the fastest need help

    asked by hannia on October 21, 2010
  24. home economics

    okay so i have these 4 questions that i have no clue about...i asked my mom and aunts but they don't make clothes so im stuck on these 4 question i would appreciate if you could please help me 7. You're sewing a child's nylon jacket. You notice the fabric

    asked by josh on April 20, 2010
  25. ALGEBRA

    Charles wants to buy a sewing machine in a city with a 5% sales tax. He has at most $632 to spend, in what price range should be look?

    asked by maribel on January 26, 2015
  26. History

    4. which of the following was invented by Samuel F.B. Morse? A. sewing machine B. rail sleeping car C. telegraph D. folding cabinet bed Is the answer A or C?

    asked by Summer Moriarty on April 20, 2016
  27. dress making

    wanted some help with questions 1. You would like to add a row of tow metallic threads around the wrist of a dress made out of voile . what sewing method should be used to attach them?

    asked by juliet on September 28, 2013
  28. History

    2.)Which of these 19th century inventions made the production of clothing more efficient? A.)Cotton gin B.)Sewing machine*** C.)Steam locomotive D.)Mechanical reaper B?

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  29. The practice of working with school age children

    What tool can you obtain from schools to help you plan year-round programming? A. Sewing machine B. Policy and procedures manual C. Public transportation D. Academic calendar B.

    asked by Amanda on October 28, 2014
  30. english

    "That's one for the medical journal, George," he said. "Doing a Caesarian with a jack-knife and sewing it up with nine-foot, tapered gut leaders." I would like to include this quote in my paper, but am not sure how to do it, since it already contains

    asked by Anonymous on December 9, 2010
  31. ib math studies

    i need a project idea for the internal assesment project. I want it to do something with sewing, like using equations in making a garment.

    asked by Yousra on October 30, 2007
  32. home economics

    name four areas of study of home enonomics Cooking, Sewing, Home management, Parenting

    asked by kiki on September 24, 2006
  33. Pre Algebra

    Allie needs 4 2/3 yards to finish sewing the edges of a blanket. She only has 3/4 of that amount. how much lace does Allie have?

    asked by Jordan on December 2, 2016
  34. cda

    Prop boxes, uniforms and other clothing, and a variety of dramatic sets can help children structure A. tie dying. B. hide-and-seek. C. sewing. D. fantasy play My answer is D

    asked by Kaleisha on April 1, 2015
  35. mah

    a sewing box is 24cm by 18cm by 9cm. it is to be completely covered with silk material. what is the total surface to be covered?

    asked by Anonymous on October 22, 2013
  36. Art

    Are my answers right? Which of the following is a convention Chinese artist Shen Zhou used in his brush paintings? He used only black ink to emphasize expressive brushstrokes. He painted several seated Buddha in the background. He painted flat, realistic

    asked by Amy on November 16, 2014
  37. Mathematics

    Mrs. Sheela purchased a sewing machine and made a down payment of Rs.1000. She agreed to pay Rs .60 per month thereafter for one year. If the interest Raye was 7% compounded monthly, what was the cash price of the machine?

    asked by Billy on August 16, 2015
  38. dressmaking

    Mrs. Shotto was once one of your regular customers, but she hasn't asked to have any garments made in approximately one year. You note she has lost weight. She would like you to make her a special silk blouse to replace a favorite blouse that has worn out.

    asked by me on January 12, 2011
  39. Dressmaking

    as many alterations as possible should be made A)after sewing a garment B)on the pattern pieces C)immediately after cutting D)following the markings on the pattern pieces Im not sure if B or D is correct

    asked by Ayesha on March 5, 2012
  40. English

    In the odyssey Penelope best displays loyalty when she A) Weeps in her bed at night. B) Devises a plan to delay her marriage in Odysseus's absence. C) Finishes sewing a burial shroud for Odysseus's father. D) Announces that she will marry the winner of the

    asked by Victoria on May 20, 2017
  41. science

    Which of the following shows complex machine. A.truck,sewing machine B.broom, screw C.wheel barrow ,broom D.shovel, broom

    asked by munchie on November 19, 2017
  42. Alegebra

    N is the number of buttons in a sewing box. N is more than 40 but less than 80. When N is divided by 5 , the remainder is 2. When N is divided by 7, the remainder is 4. What is the value of N?

    asked by ALLY on June 27, 2012
  43. Penn foster high school.

    4. When sewing a new dress for yourself, the best method of marking the hem length is to A. pin it an even distance from the waistline. B. do it yourself with an adjustable hem marker. C. ask someone to mark it for you. D. chalk an even line from the lower

    asked by Nehaa on August 1, 2017
  44. Physics Simple Harmonic Motion

    A sewing machine needle moves with a rapid vibratory motion, rather like SHM, as it sews a seam. Suppose the needle moves 8.4 mm from its highest to its lowest position and it makes 27 stitches in 8.5 s. What is the maximum needle speed?

    asked by John on April 5, 2011
  45. History

    1.)Who increased communication throughout the United States by inventing the telegraph? A.)Elijah McCoy B.)Samuel Morse*** C.)Isaac Singer D.)Eli Whitney 2.)Which of these 19th century inventions made the production of clothing more efficient? A.)Cotton

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  46. Family and Consumer Sciences

    I am doing a sewing project. I need to decide what project to do. I have four choices. I need find pros and cons. I am having trouble finding the right format for these pros and cons. they need to be written like " I chose the bunny because it costs less

    asked by Fluffy_Bunny on November 29, 2016
  47. Grammar

    I have to decide what familiar saying or proverb is hidden in two of these formally written statements. Then I need to write it in informal language. 1. A single pass of the needle in sewing will oftentimes prevent the necessity of nine such passes. 2. The

    asked by AL 87 on April 29, 2010
  48. biology

    Zola has a splinter in her finger. which of the following actions should she take before she uses a sewing needle to remove the splinter?Give reasons for your answer. a- wipe the needle with a clean cloth. b- wash the needle in hot soapy water. c- pass the

    asked by barbie on November 9, 2009
  49. Social Studies

    1) Who invented the sewing machine? a) Elias Howe***** 2) By, 1860 the Midwest and the East were united a network of? b) railroad tracks***** 3) Which invention filled the need for a method of communication that kept up with the industrial growth and fast

    asked by Aye Aye on March 2, 2016
  50. math

    A diagram shows the design of the 12 in quilt (12" x 12") block that a quilter is sewing. What are the dimensions of each triangle in the quilt block? What are the dimensions of each triangle to the nearest tenth of an inch?

    asked by Jane on April 3, 2013
  51. Dressmaking

    They threw me in this class & I know nothing about sewing..im a guy lol. please help me? Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen

    asked by Mike on January 12, 2011
  52. English

    Based on your reading of “On Making an Agreeable Marriage” and A Vindication of the Rights of Women, what can you conclude about women’s education at the time these pieces were written? A. Women were mainly taught practical skills useful in running a

    asked by Emi on April 7, 2015
  53. English

    Based on your reading of “On Making an Agreeable Marriage” and A Vindication of the Rights of Women, what can you conclude about women’s education at the time these pieces were written? A. Women were mainly taught practical skills useful in running a

    asked by Emi on April 8, 2015
  54. Grammar Check

    Punctuation—Hyphen She requested two and three-yard ribbons for her sewing project. My answer... She requested two-three yard ribbons for her swing project. is this correct?

    asked by Trish on December 6, 2007
  55. dressmaking

    1)What sewing method should be used to attach a row of two mettalic threads around the wrist of a dress made of voile A)Trapunto B)Fagoting C)Couching D)smocking Im looking at either C or D 2)If you want to attach curved lines of beads,you can either apply

    asked by Sarah on May 23, 2012
  56. sewing2

    Mrs. Shotto was once one of your regular customers, but she hasn't asked to have any garments made in approximately one year. You note she has lost weight. She would like you to make her a special silk blouse to replace a favorite blouse that has worn out.

    asked by katherine on April 20, 2010
  57. History

    1.)How did New England's textile industry affect women? A.)New technologies required men to work far from their wives & families. B.)The jobs in the this field were considered "men's work

    asked by #FreeGucci on March 28, 2016
  58. English

    What are the two topic sentences of this paragraph? “As I was sewing the top of the pillow, my grandmother mumbled along, her frail voice faltering as she gasped for breath in between disjointed sentences and phrases. She explained the reason for all her

    asked by Kathleen on September 27, 2010
  59. maths

    I am sewing a skirt and i need a total of 390cm of different coloured ribbon. The white ribbon needs to be 40cm longer than the red ribbon while the blue ribbon needs to be 3 times as long as the red ribbon. the purple ribbon is half as long as the white

    asked by jess on April 27, 2017
  60. U.S.History

    please check The escaped slave who started an abolitionist newspaper was William Lloyd Garrison Without Bessemer process, Americans might not have been able to create a. train engines b. sewing machines c. the Morse code d. the Brooklyn Bridge A According

    asked by y912f on February 10, 2009
  61. U.S.History

    please check In 1890 the superintendent of the census announced the a. end of the frontier b. creation of tenant farms in the West c. opening of the West to settlers d. opening of Yellowstone National Park A The escaped slave who started an abolitionist

    asked by y912f on February 17, 2009
  62. dressmaking

    Silk is a delicate & usually a semi-transparent fabric, and a french seam would seem to be preferable to an open seam because silk does fray and the raw edges would need to be finished. Would this addition process add bulk and drag on the drape of the

    asked by Kathy on April 3, 2011
  63. Dressmaking and Design

    I need to see if my answers are correct on a couple of questions. 1. It's especially important to avoid stitching across the seam allowances when sewing a a. patch pocket with straight edges b. corner that has a seam c. point that has no seam d.

    asked by Crystal on April 17, 2013
  64. dressmaking

    Mrs. Shotto was once one of your regular customers, but she hasn't asked to have any garments made in approximately one year. You note she has lost weight. She would like you to make her a special silk blouse to replace a favorite blouse that has worn out.

    asked by marissa on December 2, 2009
  65. sewing

    1. The type of machine that uses a needle that goes from side to side is a/an A. chain-stitch machine. B. straight-stitch machine. C. offset machine. D. zigzag machine. 2. Zigzag machines are divided into two categories: A. manual and automatic. B.

    asked by parri on April 28, 2010
  66. dress making

    im pretty sure im right on most the question, just wanna make sure before i submit!! help Mrs. Shotto was once one of your regular customers, but she hasn't asked to have any garments made in approximately one year. You note she has lost weight. She would

    asked by caitlin on January 28, 2013
  67. US History

    1) How did England's preoccupation with its civil war affect the colonies a)They were forced to support the king b)They were left alone c)They developed ties to France d)They started to produce manufactured goods can't find this info, A & D seems right, if

    asked by Anonymous on August 10, 2010
  68. SS7R - Worksheet

    Is there a website that tell all things that are invented like a thread-spinning mill, metal plow, a telegraph, etc. That also tells who invtented it. I have a worksheet that says that I have to write the inventer (builder) who invented blah blah blah blah

    asked by Laruen on April 23, 2012
  69. math algebra

    A new shopping is opening this month.before agreeing to open shops, store managers had toconsider monthly rent and whether to pay one time fee to put shop name on sign in front of store. Kikis kupcakes number of months total rent paid 2 9700 5 16750 8

    asked by taylor on October 23, 2014
  70. Dress making and design

    1. For cutting dress fabric, it's recommended that you use A. pinking shears. B. a seam ripper. C. dressmakers shears. D. small scissors. 2. When working with knitted fabrics, you should use A. glass ball pins. B. ballpoint pins. C. short fine pins. D.

    asked by Tamera on March 30, 2012
  71. English

    I still have a few other sentences for you to check. Then, I didn't understand one of your corrections. Thank you for helping me. 1) Why shall I capitalize "the" in the sentence: To the left and to the right of the mannequin respectively there is a sewing

    asked by Henry2 on September 11, 2011
  72. english

    What are the two topic sentences of this paragraph? “As I was sewing the top of the pillow, my grandmother mumbled along, her frail voice faltering as she gasped for breath in between disjointed sentences and phrases. She explained the reason for all her

    asked by Kathleen on September 27, 2010
  73. catering

    Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in. width. You make a pattern for the dress and record the following

    asked by parri on April 28, 2010
  74. sewing.

    can someone tell me if my answers are correct or not? thank you :) If your sewing machine were skipping stitches,wat would u check first? A.bobbin stitches B.needle setting C.thread type D.tucker my answer:A How do you secure the beginning and end of every

    asked by vanessa on December 16, 2009
  75. History Help!

    1.How did New England's textile industry affect women? -New technologies required men to work far from their wives and families -The jobs in this field were considered "mens work," and women were not hired -The need for unskilled labor provided low-paying

    asked by John on April 4, 2016
  76. Math

    Mrs. Garcia's class is making a banner to hang in the school's display case. They started by sewing 7/8 of a yard of gold fabric at the top, 5/8 of a yard of black fabric in the center, and 7/8 of a yard of red fabric on the bottom of the banner. How many

    asked by Derrick on March 19, 2012
  77. Algebra

    A clothing company makes two basic products- shirts and pants. The company has 50 labor hours per day in the cutting department and 70 hours available in the sewing department. It takes 12 minutes to cut a shirt and 15 minutes to sew it. It takes 13

    asked by James on November 1, 2012
  78. English Pls Writeacher Help Me by checking my work

    write a news story in inverted-pyramid style. Begin your story with a summary news lead of no more than 20 words and then write a full story using inverted pyramid style. Using the scenario below. A home at 2481 Santana Avenue was burglarized between the

    asked by Mary on May 30, 2013
  79. english editing (the rest))

    "Yes I did" the turtle said. They went on arguing, and arguing the rabbit lost his mind; He got a stick, and start beating the turtles back shell. Break the shell all up. That is why the turtle has spots all over him. The Turtle was all beat up, broken

    asked by Anonymous on November 30, 2011
  80. designer

    i need someone to check my answers. i know that i got alot wrong but please no harsh comments. thank you. my answers are at the bottom. Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a

    asked by sabrina on September 4, 2010
  81. english correcting

    Hi, I need help to see if I corrected these correctly. (The things I need to correct are on top my work is on the bottom.) Thanx One sunny day the rabbit was running fast, and hopping around quickly showing off as usual; you know how rabbits are, but the

    asked by Anonymous on December 22, 2011
  82. History (this is my daughters)

    Will you please check this, my daughter didn't bring home her history book and I have know idea about this. Thank you in advance. In 1846, ELIAS HOWE patented a sewing machine. In 1847, CYRUS McCORMICK opened a factory in chicago that made mechanical

    asked by Crystal on March 30, 2010
  83. Social Studies check my answers please

    1. Who invented the sewing machine? A.Elias Howe******* B.Robert Fulton C.Samuel Morse D.John Deere Answer A. 2. By 1860 the Midwest and the east were united by a network of_____? A. Roads B. Railroad tracks**** C. Canals D. Steam-powered ships Answer B 3.

    asked by Sarah W. on February 23, 2016
  84. Dressmaking

    I was hoping someone could help me check my answers? This is my last exam and I desperatly need some help to make sure they are the right answers. I'll make a note next to the answer I picked on each question. Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an

    asked by Criss on July 27, 2010
  85. US History

    23. A comparison of Native American societies in North America reveals that a. culture and language were the same everywhere b. distinct cultures arose from differences in local climate and terrain c. all were nomadic with little knowledge of agriculture

    asked by mysterychicken on October 18, 2010
  86. english

    I hear America singing, the varied carols I hear; Those of mechanics--each one singing his, as it should be, blithe and strong; The carpenter singing his, as he measures his plank or beam, The mason singing his, as he makes ready for work, or leaves off

    asked by peter on February 6, 2009
  87. reading

    Laurie swings idly on his hammock and spies the March girls walking out to a hill. There, the sisters sit working—knitting, sewing, drawing, and reading. Feeling left out, Laurie asks if he may join them. They admit him under the condition that he

    asked by 2phoneeeeee on November 8, 2014
  88. Kate Chopin Coursework

    Kate Chopin¡¦s stories are essentially about the struggle of freedom Kate Chopin was one of the most individual and adventurous nineteenth century American writers. Throughout Kate Chopin¡¦s stories, she gave the readers a woman¡¦s view of how

    asked by Baby on April 5, 2008
  89. History

    Sonya writes an essay about children in the early 1800s: Children in the early 1800s faced a lot of hard work. They usually had to help their families with household chores. These chores included gardening, sewing, and caring for other children. When their

    asked by Aaliyah on January 8, 2016
  90. History Pls help me

    Sonya writes an essay about children in the early 1800s: Children in the early 1800s faced a lot of hard work. They usually had to help their families with household chores. These chores included gardening, sewing, and caring for other children. When their

    asked by Aaliyah on January 8, 2016
  91. Basic Dressmaking Processes

    1. In order to produce a professional-looking garment, pressing should be done A. at each process. B. only when the garment is complete. C. just on the right side of the fabric. D. quickly and with a light touch. 2. A wooden clapper is used to A. hold an

    asked by Mariah on August 20, 2015
  92. Basic Dressmaking Processes

    1. In order to produce a professional-looking garment, pressing should be done A. at each process. C. just on the right side of the fabric. B. only when the garment is complete. D. quickly and with a light touch. 2. A wooden clapper is used to A. hold an

    asked by Kie on November 6, 2014
  93. home economics

    what is the philsophy of home economics education? Wouldn't this vary with time, culture, and many other factors? And from school to school? I remember in the 1950's at the University...most subjects were taboo for women to take, such as engineering,

    asked by mj on June 21, 2006
  94. English

    Can somebody please help me write a summary news lead using the story below. The lead may be no longer than 20 words and must be written in the active voice A home at 2481 Santana Avenue was burglarized between the hours of 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. yesterday

    asked by Afranko on May 20, 2013
  95. sew

    6. You're repairing an armhole seam in a turtleneck used primarily for skiing. The stitching has come loose because of the extra arm movement. What type of hand stitch do you use? A. Backstitch B. Slipstitch C. Running stitch D. Blind stitch 7. If your

    asked by izzy on April 20, 2010
  96. English (Help Me, Help Me,Please Somebody Help Me)

    write a news story in inverted-pyramid style. Begin your story with a summary news lead of no more than 20 words and then write a full story using inverted pyramid style. Using the scenario below. A home at 2481 Santana Avenue was burglarized between the

    asked by Mary on May 29, 2013
  97. Socials-Natives

    Match Vocab word with its Proper Explanation: 1.Subsistence 2.Reeds 3.Shamanism 4.Trickster 5.Kinship 6.Anthropology 7.Matrilocal 8.Patriarchial 9.Bilateral 10.Domesticated 11.Inukshuk 12.Sinew 13.Palisade 14.Pemmican 15.Haudenosaunee 16.Moose Hairs

    asked by Sara on January 13, 2010
  98. English

    I realized I didn't check some of the missing words... I'm posting you the sentences again. 1) Photo B shows a check-out clerk and a customer standing at the counter of a clothes department (or shop). The customer may have just bought a present for a

    asked by Henry2 on September 10, 2011
  99. English (Help Me, Help Me,Please Somebody Help Me)

    write a news story in inverted-pyramid style. Begin your story with a summary news lead of no more than 20 words and then write a full story using inverted pyramid style. Using the scenario below. A home at 2481 Santana Avenue was burglarized between the

    asked by Mary on May 29, 2013

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