WDV221 Intro Javascript

Comparison and IF Statements - Compare Names Assignment

Please complete the following exercises on this page. When complete post this page to your server. Make a link in your WDV221 homework page for this assignment.

Include a comment in each script with the exercise number and a description of what the script is supposed to do.

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  1. Create a function called compareNames( ).
  2. The function will compare the two input values from the form above.
  3. The comparison should be case insensitive.
  4. The results should display "Same" or "Different".
  5. The input fields should be validated. The validations should not allow an empty field.
  6. Use a span element and its .innerHTML property to display the results.
  7. Provide a reset function that will reset the form and results.
  8. Place both functions in an external script file called compareNames.js.