Even if you don't know how to CODE JavaScript and/or jQuery, you need to know how to use code written by others. Here are some facts that will help in this regard


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  • JavaScript code is executed in the web _____ by it's _____; this is referred to as _____-_____ processing


    Client-side processing helps an application run _____ than server-side processing


    JavaScript command to get the current date and store it in a variable called 'today'

    var today=new Date();

    JS command to write a date (stored as a variable called 'today') on a web page, nested in a paragraph

    document.write("<p>"+ today.toDateString() + "</p>";

    Common JS command to 'cough' something up on the web page


    Option in "Web Developer Toolbar" that let's you view the page source after it has been run by a browser, especially if there were scripts that were processed

    "View Generated Source"

    JavaScript can ____ the contents of a web page when the page is _____ or in response to a _____ action


    According to the DOM, each element of a web page is represented as a ____ in the DOM


    Common types of nodes: ____, ____, _____, _____

    element, text, attribute, comment

    DOM _____ lets you use _____ to update a web page in response to user actions that are called _____


    An event is usually an action the user performs with a _____ or ______

    mouse ... keyboard

    The JS code that is executed is in response to an event that is called a(n) _____ ______

    event handler

    This HTML tag should ALWAYS be used in the event JavaScript is disabled by the user


    With HTML5, this attribute may be omitted from the <script> tag, but older versions of HTML required it


    True or false: You can have more than one <script> element on a given web page


    If a script element is coded in the body of a document, it is _____ by the output of the JS code when the web page has been rendered


    An HTML document must be ____ before and after a script runs


    The noscript element is used to display content when JS is _____ in a user's browser


    Common JS keyword used to automate typical tasks you want to do possibly many times


    JS command to open another web page in another window

    window.open('myFile.html', 'myWindow', 'width= xx', height=yy');

    A common 'trigger' keyword used to start an event


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