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Jquery Calculation

Jon Imms
Jon Imms asked
Last Modified: 2017-05-03
I am playing around with the Jquery slider scale,  as I want to create a custom calculation based on the slider results.

The below code, I have to sliders,  one Average Miles Per Week, and the other $ Per Mile.    I've got the sliders working, but how do you do calculations in Jquery?   In the results div, I'd like to to have the calculation Average Miles Per Week * $ Per Mile.   How would i do this ?

<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1">
  <title>jQuery UI Slider - Snap to increments</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/themes/base/jquery-ui.css">
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="/resources/demos/style.css">
  <script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-1.12.4.js"></script>
  <script src="https://code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/jquery-ui.js"></script>
  $( function() {
    $( "#slider" ).slider({
      min: 0,
      max: 4000,
      step: 100,
      slide: function( event, ui ) {
        $( "#amount" ).val( ui.value );
    $( "#amount" ).val( $( "#slider" ).slider( "value" ) );
  } );
  $( function() {
    $( "#slider2" ).slider({
      min: 0,
      max: 60,
      step: 1,
      slide: function( event, ui ) {
        $( "#amount2" ).val( ui.value );
    $( "#amount2" ).val( $( "#slider2" ).slider( "value" ) );
  } );
  <label for="amount">Average Miles Per Week:</label>
  <input type="text" id="amount" readonly style="border:0; color:#f6931f; font-weight:bold;">
<div id="slider"></div>

  <label for="amount2">$ Per mile:</label>
  <input type="text" id="amount2" readonly style="border:0; color:#f6931f; font-weight:bold;">

<div id="slider2"></div>
<div id="result">Result  Miles Per Week * $ per mile = </div>

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Jon ImmsWeb Developer


Excellent,  I understand it now :) . Thanks Julian
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