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World History Cold War
cold war
containment
domino theory
Iron Curtain
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
USA did not let communism spread
idea that if one country fails to communism other surrounding…
(HT) , Term used by Churchill in 1946 to describe the line of…
cold war
intense economic political military and ideological rivalry b…
containment
USA did not let communism spread
COLD WAR (GCSE History)
Tehran Conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Hiroshima/Nagasaki
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
1945 Truman, Stalin, Atlee- future of Germany (4 zones, demil…
August 1945 20+22 kiloton atomic bomb kills 80k+70k (little b…
Tehran Conference
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
Yalta Conference
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
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COLD WAR (GCSE History)
Tehran Conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Hiroshima/Nagasaki
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
1945 Truman, Stalin, Atlee- future of Germany (4 zones, demil…
August 1945 20+22 kiloton atomic bomb kills 80k+70k (little b…
Tehran Conference
1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German reparations, idea…
Yalta Conference
1945 BIg 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe as "sphere…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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Cold War World History
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
Massive aid package offered by the United States to Europe to…
a military alliance between allies of the United States to pr…
Cold War
A state of tension and hostility between the United States an…
Truman Doctrine
The United States policy trying to contain the spread of comm…
28 terms
Cold War (World History)
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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US History- Cold War
Bay of Pigs
Berlin Airlift
Berlin Wall
Capitalism
This is when the US government and Cubans living in Florida a…
U.S. and British troops flew in supplies to the Soviet-contro…
Built to keep people from escaping communist Germany from fre…
An economic system based on private property and free enterpr…
Bay of Pigs
This is when the US government and Cubans living in Florida a…
Berlin Airlift
U.S. and British troops flew in supplies to the Soviet-contro…
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US History - Cold War
Cold War
United Nations
Containment
Iron Curtain
A conflict that was between the US (democratic) and the Sovie…
Organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Political barrier that isolated the peoples of Eatern Europe…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US (democratic) and the Sovie…
United Nations
Organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote…
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American History-Cold War
Joseph Stalin
"Iron Curtain"
United Nations
Berlin Crisis
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
an impenetrable barrier to communication or information espec…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
Soviets tried to remove the Allies from Berlin by cutting off…
Joseph Stalin
Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist P…
"Iron Curtain"
an impenetrable barrier to communication or information espec…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of stopping further expansion of communism ar…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World history cold war
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Eisenhower Doctrine
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
A United States program of economic aid for the reconstructio…
Policy of the US that it would defend the Middle East against…
Cold War
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
Truman Doctrine
Common name for the Cold War strategy of containment versus t…
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History - Cold War
Capitalism
Communism
The Grand Alliance
Yalta
democratic, free elections, capitalism (free trade), freedom…
authoritarian, one political party, no elections, state-owned…
Alliance formed in WW2 between USA, Britain and the USSR to d…
February 1945
Capitalism
democratic, free elections, capitalism (free trade), freedom…
Communism
authoritarian, one political party, no elections, state-owned…
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History Cold War
What is a cold war?
Yalta Conference
Who are the big 3?
What is decided from Yalta?
No/ almost no physical contact or fighting... Intimidation... Fight…
Is a place in Crimia near Ukraine ... Stalin set up the conferen…
Britain... USSR... US
The US will open up the W front and USSR will help fight Japa…
What is a cold war?
No/ almost no physical contact or fighting... Intimidation... Fight…
Yalta Conference
Is a place in Crimia near Ukraine ... Stalin set up the conferen…
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Cold War - US History
Iron Curtain
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshal Plan
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
President Truman's policy of providing economic and military…
program designed to rebuild postwar Europe and keep it from b…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
Containment
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
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Cold War - World History
Communism
Containment
Sputnik
Bay of Pigs
The system of government in the Soviet Union
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
The name of the first satellite that orbited the Earth.
A failed attempt by the United States to overthrow Fidel Cast…
Communism
The system of government in the Soviet Union
Containment
The policy of the USA to stop the spread of Communism
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US History Late Cold War
CIA
John Foster Dulles
Eisenhower Doctrine
Operation Ajax
Created in 1947, this group's primary mission is to collect,…
Secretary of State under President Eisenhower (1953-59) and a…
US will use force to help any Middle Eastern nation threatene…
The CIA's sponsored plan to overthrow the democratically elec…
CIA
Created in 1947, this group's primary mission is to collect,…
John Foster Dulles
Secretary of State under President Eisenhower (1953-59) and a…
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History Cold war
Tehran conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Churchill's Iron curtain
1943 The big three deciding on who to attack after conquering…
1945a The big three deciding on who should get which German l…
1945b Truman taken over Roosevelt, tests the new atomic bomb…
1946a Against Communism and the Soviet 'sphere of influence.'
Tehran conference
1943 The big three deciding on who to attack after conquering…
Yalta Conference
1945a The big three deciding on who should get which German l…
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U.S. History - The Cold War
Iron Curtain
satellite nations
Potsdam Conference
Long Telegram
political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-controlle…
nations politically and economically controlled or dominated…
where Truman met Stalin to determine how to deal with Germany…
written by a U.S. diplomat about the Soviets; explained why t…
Iron Curtain
political and military barrier that isolated Soviet-controlle…
satellite nations
nations politically and economically controlled or dominated…
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american history cold war
bay of pigs
little rock 9
white collar
white flight
(JFK) , In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and…
1st group of black students who were able to attend an all wh…
Edward Sutherlands's term for the illegal actions of a corpor…
Movement of upper- and middle-class whites who could afford t…
bay of pigs
(JFK) , In April 1961, a group of Cuban exiles organized and…
little rock 9
1st group of black students who were able to attend an all wh…
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history (the cold war)
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
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History Cold War Events
Tehran Conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Hiroshima/Nagasaki
27 Nov - 1 Dec 1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German rep…
4-11 Feb 1945 big 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe a…
July - August 1945 Truman, Stalin, Atlee- future of Germany (…
August 1945 20+22 kiloton atomic bomb kills 80k+70k (little b…
Tehran Conference
27 Nov - 1 Dec 1943 Big 3-WC, FDR, JS: disagree on German rep…
Yalta Conference
4-11 Feb 1945 big 3, divide up gmy(+Berlin), eastern europe a…
25 terms
US History- Cold War
Yalta and Potsdam
Plans for Post-War Germany
Truman Doctrine
Containment
US and Soviets disagreed about how to rebuild Europe after WWII
US-allow Germany to recover, Soviet Union- Punish Germany
The US would do everything in their power to support people f…
United States policy to prevent the spread of communism abroa…
Yalta and Potsdam
US and Soviets disagreed about how to rebuild Europe after WWII
Plans for Post-War Germany
US-allow Germany to recover, Soviet Union- Punish Germany
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History: Cold War
What is the Cold War all about?
Causes of Cold War?
Effects of the Cold War
What were the political and military s…
Period of conflict between Soviet Union and the US in which t…
-disagreements of Allies during WW2... -differing US and Soviet…
-political and military struggles around the war... -increased m…
-Korean War... -Nuclear arms race... -Space race ... -Soviets in Afgha…
What is the Cold War all about?
Period of conflict between Soviet Union and the US in which t…
Causes of Cold War?
-disagreements of Allies during WW2... -differing US and Soviet…
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History- Cold War ideologies
Capitalism
Socialism
Democracy
Totalitarianism
ECONOMIC, Private ownership of industry, freedom of competition
ECONOMIC, Government ownership of industry
POLITICAL, government by the the people
POLITICAL, government by one or a few- TOTAL control over man…
Capitalism
ECONOMIC, Private ownership of industry, freedom of competition
Socialism
ECONOMIC, Government ownership of industry
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World History Cold War Test
How did WWII contribute to the develop…
Which United States policy was aimed a…
What was the name of the alliance esta…
What led the Soviets to blockade West…
The war left the Soviet Union and the United States, with con…
Truman Doctrine
Warsaw Pact
a reunification of the three Western zones of Germany
How did WWII contribute to the develop…
The war left the Soviet Union and the United States, with con…
Which United States policy was aimed a…
Truman Doctrine
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US History Cold War
United Nations
The Cold War
Containment
Arms Race
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
the conflict between the Soviet Union and United States that…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war competition between the U.S. and Soviet Union to bui…
United Nations
An international organization formed after WWII to promote in…
The Cold War
the conflict between the Soviet Union and United States that…
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World History Cold War
Iron Curtain
Containment
Warsaw Pact
The Berlin Wall
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
"Military Agreement" that Stalin abused in order to exert his…
Demonstrated the weakness of communism, because it showed tha…
Iron Curtain
Dividing line across Europe between the Communist East and De…
Containment
Goal of not letting Soviet-influence expand
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History: Cold War Test
Communist Part of Germany
Democratic Part of Germany
N.A.T.O
Warsaw Pact
East Berlin
West Berlin
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (Acronym)
The military alliance formed in 1955 by the Soviet Union and…
Communist Part of Germany
East Berlin
Democratic Part of Germany
West Berlin
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Cold War - US History
Marshall Plan
Korean War
Cuban Missile Crisis
Detente
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
(1950-53) A conflict between UN forces (primarily US and S Ko…
(JFK) , , an international crisis in October 1962, the closes…
A lessening of tensions between U.S. and Soviet Union. Beside…
Marshall Plan
A plan that the US came up with to revive war-torn economies…
Korean War
(1950-53) A conflict between UN forces (primarily US and S Ko…
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World History Cold War
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
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History Cold War
Yalta Conference
Nuremberg trials
United Nations
Cold War
meeting of leaders to agree on postwar strategies
postwar trial of Nazi leaders for war crimes
organization of nations dedicated to finding peaceful solutio…
long struggle between the United States and Soviet Union for…
Yalta Conference
meeting of leaders to agree on postwar strategies
Nuremberg trials
postwar trial of Nazi leaders for war crimes
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World History: Cold War
Cold War
cause of Truman doctrine
Truman Doctrine
Berlin airlift
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
the U.S.' pledge to provide economic and military aid to coun…
organized by Western leaders as a massive effort to supply We…
Cold War
the struggle for power and control between two nations with d…
cause of Truman doctrine
Soviet-backed communists threatened the governments of Greece…
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History: Cold War Origins
1945...
Feb 1945...
Jul 1945...
Aug 1945...
The Second World War ended
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
First Atomic Bomb dropped on Hiroshima
1945...
The Second World War ended
Feb 1945...
Yalta Conference
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World History: Cold War
Stalin
Truman
Churchill
McCarthy
Soviet leader during and after WW2
US President immediately following WW2
British Prime Minister during WW2
US Senator responsible for the Red Scare of the early '50s
Stalin
Soviet leader during and after WW2
Truman
US President immediately following WW2
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HISTORY COLD WAR DATES
The Tehran Conference
The Yalta Conference
The Potsdam Conference
Chruchill's Iron Curtain Speech
1943
1945
July and August 1945
1946
The Tehran Conference
1943
The Yalta Conference
1945
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World History Cold War
East/West
Iron Curtain
NATO
Warsaw Pact
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
an international organization created in 1949 by the North At…
treaty signed in 1945 that formed an alliance of the Eastern…
East/West
North & East are communist, South & West are democratic and c…
Iron Curtain
Winston Churchill's term for the Cold War division between th…
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US History - Cold War
Containment
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Berlin Airlift
foreign policy in which the goal is to stop the spread of com…
US gave aid to Turkey and Greece to contain communism
Gave European countries money to help contain communism
when the Soviets blockaded Berlin the US airlifted the people…
Containment
foreign policy in which the goal is to stop the spread of com…
Truman Doctrine
US gave aid to Turkey and Greece to contain communism
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History Cold War
Tehran Conference
Yalta Conference
Potsdam Conference
Long Telegram
[NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 1943]... Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt meet…
[FEBRUARY 1945]... Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt meet at Yalta…
[JULY 1945]... Churchill/Atlee, Stalin and Truman meet in Potsda…
[FEBRUARY 1946]... Truman received news from George Kennan that…
Tehran Conference
[NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 1943]... Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt meet…
Yalta Conference
[FEBRUARY 1945]... Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt meet at Yalta…
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HISTORY COLD WAR DATES
The Tehran Conference
The Yalta Conference
The Potsdam Conference
Chruchill's Iron Curtain Speech
1943
1945
July and August 1945
1946
The Tehran Conference
1943
The Yalta Conference
1945
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history cold war
MacArthur
mao tse tung
hollywood ten
george kennan
said that victory could be achieved in Korea if US continued…
communist leader of china who defeated chang kai shek
group of prominent directors and writers who were labeled as…
US ambassador to USSR who created the containment policy
MacArthur
said that victory could be achieved in Korea if US continued…
mao tse tung
communist leader of china who defeated chang kai shek
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U.S. History-The Cold War
Cold War
Iron Curtain
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
a 45 year long period of confrontation and competition betwee…
the figurative separation of the Communist nations of Eastern…
created to help Greece and Turkey resist communism and offere…
an economic recovery plan in which the U.S. provided aid to E…
Cold War
a 45 year long period of confrontation and competition betwee…
Iron Curtain
the figurative separation of the Communist nations of Eastern…
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History - Cold War Vocab
Truman Doctrine
Marshall Plan
Iron Curtain
Berlin Wall
President Truman's policy of supporting democratic countries…
The plan to rebuild Europe after WWII
Winston Churchill's description of the Soviet Union's influen…
A concrete wall that separated East Berlin and West Berlin fr…
Truman Doctrine
President Truman's policy of supporting democratic countries…
Marshall Plan
The plan to rebuild Europe after WWII
35 terms
World History Cold War
Cold war
United Nations
Satellite Nation
Containment
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
a state dominated politically and economically by a more powe…
American policy of resisting further expansion of communism a…
Cold war
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
United Nations
an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
history test cold war
cuba
vietnam
north korea
south korea
what country is this
what country is this
what country is this
what country is this
cuba
what country is this
vietnam
what country is this
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The Cold War History TEST
Cold War
rivalry
superpower
communism
(1945-1991) The period after the Second World War marked by r…
A competition between two or more groups. During the Cold War…
a huge powerful country (state)
A political system characterized by a centrally planned econo…
Cold War
(1945-1991) The period after the Second World War marked by r…
rivalry
A competition between two or more groups. During the Cold War…
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World History--The Cold War
The Cold War
Soviet Union (1921-1991)
containment, "Red Scare"
Nuclear Arms race (Mutually Assured De…
a state of political and military tension after World War II…
the Power in the Cold War
U.S policy to prevent communism from spreading
possible that war breaks out and destroying the world
The Cold War
a state of political and military tension after World War II…
Soviet Union (1921-1991)
the Power in the Cold War
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History HL - Cold War
When did the cold war occur?
What was the cold war?
What were the Allies and Axis Powers o…
What were the Allies and Axis Powers o…
1945 - 1991
Superpower tensions - A period of tension + Indirect Conflict…
Allies → Great Britain + Empire, France... Axis → Germany and al…
Allies → Great Britain + Empire... Axis → Germany and alliance w…
When did the cold war occur?
1945 - 1991
What was the cold war?
Superpower tensions - A period of tension + Indirect Conflict…
29 terms
World History Cold War
containment
Marshall Plan
NATO
Cold War
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
Alliance of the allied powers, all non-Communist, against the…
A conflict that was between the US and the Soviet Union. The…
containment
U.S. policy (made by President Truman) in the late 1940s, in…
Marshall Plan
A United States program of economic aid to help rebuild Europ…
38 terms
AM History: Cold War
When was the Cold War?
Who fought and why?
What did the US & Soviets both try to…
What was the Cold War a time of? Give…
Period after WWII until the fall of the Berlin Wall 1945-1991
The US & Soviet Union competed for power
To spread its economic & political system and stop the other…
Several tense crises;... The Cuban Missile Crisis
When was the Cold War?
Period after WWII until the fall of the Berlin Wall 1945-1991
Who fought and why?
The US & Soviet Union competed for power
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