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jQuery: Animate a division's left property with a relative value

jQuery Fundamental - I : Exercise-20

Using jQuery animates a div's left property with a relative value.

<body>
<button id="left"><</button>
<button id="right">></button>
<div class="block"></div>
</body>
div {
    position: absolute;
    background-color: #B0E0E6;
    left: 40px;
    width: 80px;
    height: 80px;
    margin: 5px;
  }

Sample solution :

HTML Code :

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
<script src="https://code.jquery.com/jquery-git.js"></script>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width">
<title>Animates a division left property with a relative value.</title>
</head>
<body>
<button id="left">&lt;</button>
<button id="right">&gt;</button>
<div class="block"></div>
</body>
</html>

CSS Code:

div {
    position: absolute;
    background-color: #B0E0E6;
    left: 40px;
    width: 80px;
    height: 80px;
    margin: 5px;
  }

JavaScript Code :

 $( "#right" ).click(function() {
  $( ".block" ).animate({ "left": "+=50px" }, "slow" );
});
 
$( "#left" ).click(function(){
  $( ".block" ).animate({ "left": "-=50px" }, "slow" );
});

Used Methods :

  • .animate() : Perform a custom animation of a set of CSS properties.

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