Get dropdownlist selected value in jQuery

get dropdownlist selected value in jquery
In web application we need to get dropdown value at client side. We will see the example of how to get dropdown value in jQuery.

Code to get dropdown value in jQuery

<html xmlns="">
<head id="Head1" runat="server">
  <script src=""> type="text/javascript"> </script>
  <title>Get dropdown value</title>
  <script type="text/javascript">
    $(document).ready(function () {
      $("#go").click(function () {
        var text = $("#numbers option:selected").text();
        var value = $("#numbers option:selected").val();
        alert("Selected text=" + text + " Selected value= " + value);
  <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <asp:DropDownList ID="numbers" runat="server">
      <asp:ListItem Text="1" Value="1"></asp:ListItem>
      <asp:ListItem Text="2" Value="2"></asp:ListItem>
      <asp:ListItem Text="3" Value="3"></asp:ListItem>
  <input type="button" id="go" value="Go" />


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