jQuery eq Selector

Last Updated Jul 21, 2015, 12:00:06 PM

jQuery eq Selector

jQuery eq() method selects a HTML element with a specific index number.

As we know that index starts from 0 not from 1.jQuery eq() method also start it’s index from 0 to select an element. Here index represents that position of the element in the group.

The following example has five div HTML elements in which we can see selecting a particular element by calling eq( 2 ) method by passing the position of that element.

Example HTML


Notice that the indexes start with 0, so the third element would be the second one

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The content and methods in the tutorial has been referred and updated with jQuery API and The jQuery Foundation

Last Updated Jul 21, 2015, 12:00:06 PM