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A Simple Parallel Array Lookup

JavaScript Bible, Fourth Edition
by Danny Goodman 

John Wiley & Sons CopyRight 2001

<TITLE>Parallel Array Lookup</TITLE>
// the data
var regionalOffices = new Array("New York", "Chicago", "Houston", "Portland") 
var regionalManagers = new Array("Shirley Smith", "Todd Gaston", "Leslie Jones", "Harold Zoot") 
var regOfficeQuotas = new Array(300000, 250000, 350000, 225000) 
// do the lookup into parallel arrays
function getData(form) { 
   var i = form.offices.selectedIndex 
   form.manager.value = regionalManagers[i] 
   form.quota.value = regOfficeQuotas[i] 
<BODY onLoad="getData(document.officeData)">
<H1>Parallel Array Lookup</H1>
<FORM NAME="officeData"> 
Select a regional office: 
<SELECT NAME="offices" onChange="getData(this.form)"> 
   <OPTION>New York 
The manager is: 
<INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="manager" SIZE=35> 
The office quota is: 
<INPUT TYPE="text" NAME="quota" SIZE=8> 


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