The array_map(), and array_search() functions are generally known and used in PHP. These functions are useful when working with arrays. JavaScript has similar functions, but with other syntax.

array.map()

The array.map(callback) method returns an array containing all the elements of array after applying the callback function to each one.
- Example:
var arr = [1, 4, 9, 16];

//creates an array with the values from arr, doubled
const arr2 = arr.map((v, i)=>v*2);

console.log(arr2); //[2, 8, 18, 32]

array.indexOf()

The JavaScript array.indexOf(value) method is equivalent to the php array_search(value, array) function, it searches the array for a given value and returns the corresponding index if successful, or -1 if none is found.
- Example:
let arr =['ab', 'cd', 90];
var ixv = arr.indexOf('cd');
if(ixv !=-1) document.write('<p>arr contains the value: cd, with index: '+ixv+'</p>');

Daily Test with Code Example

HTML
CSS
JavaScript
PHP-MySQL
Which meta tag provides a short description of the page?
<meta content="..."> <meta description="..."> <meta http-equiv="...">
<meta name="description" content="70-160 characters that describes the content of the page" />
Which CSS property is used to stop the wrapping effect of the "float"?
clear text-align position
#some_id {
  clear: both;
}
Click on the method which gets an array with all the elements in the document that have a specified tag name.
getElementsByName() getElementById() getElementsByTagName()
var divs = document.getElementsByTagName("div");
var nr_divs = divs.length;
alert(nr_divs);
Indicate the PHP function which returns the number of elements in array.
is_[) count() strlen()
$arr =[7, 8, "abc", 10);
$nri = count($arr);
echo $nri;        // 4
array_map and array_search in JavaScript

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