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PHP Quiz: All Date/Time Functions

Comprehensive PHP DateTime Quiz, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 48 PHP date/time functions. Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Date/Time Function Quiz 5: DateTimeZone::getLocation(); timezone_name_from_abbr(); DateTimeZone::getName(); DateTimeZone::getOffset(); DateTimeZone::__construct(); DateTimeZone::getTransitions(); and timezone_version_get().

First row of the PHP DateTime Mini Quiz 5, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 7 PHP date/time functions: DateTimeZone::getLocation(); timezone_name_from_abbr(); DateTimeZone::getName(); DateTimeZone::getOffset(); DateTimeZone::__construct(); DateTimeZone::getTransitions(); and timezone_version_get(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Date/Time Function Quiz 4: microtime(); mktime(); strftime(); strptime(); strtotime(); time(); DateTimeZone::listAbbreviations(); and DateTimeZone::listIdentifiers().

First two rows of the PHP DateTime Mini Quiz 4, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 8 PHP date/time functions: microtime(); mktime(); strftime(); strptime(); strtotime(); time(); DateTimeZone::listAbbreviations(); and DateTimeZone::listIdentifiers(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Date/Time Function Quiz 3: DateTime::setTimestamp(); DateTime::getTimezone(); DateTime::setTimezone(); date(); getdate(); gettimeofday(); gmdate(); gmmktime(); gmstrftime(); idate(); and localtime().

First three rows of the PHP DateTime Mini Quiz 3, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 11 PHP date/time functions: DateTime::setTimestamp(); DateTime::getTimezone(); DateTime::setTimezone(); date(); getdate(); gettimeofday(); gmdate(); gmmktime(); gmstrftime(); idate(); and localtime(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Date/Time Function Quiz 2: DateTime::setISODate(); DateTime::modify(); DateTime::getOffset(); date_parse_from_format(); date_parse(); DateTime::sub(); date_sun_info(); date_sunrise(); date_sunset(); DateTime::setTime(); and DateTime::getTimestamp().

First four rows of the PHP Date/Time Function Mini-Quiz 2, sized for mobile viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 11 PHP date/time functions: DateTime::setISODate(); DateTime::modify(); DateTime::getOffset(); date_parse_from_format(); date_parse(); DateTime::sub(); date_sun_info(); date_sunrise(); date_sunset(); DateTime::setTime(); and DateTime::getTimestamp(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Date/Time Function Quiz: checkdate(); date_add(); date_create_from_format(); date_date_set(); date_default_timezone_get(); date_default_timezone_set(); date_diff(); date_format(); date_get_last_errors(); DateInterval::createFromDateString(); and DateInterval::format().

First two rows of the PHP DateTime Function Mini-Quiz 1, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 11 PHP date/time functions: checkdate(); date_add(); date_create_from_format(); date_date_set(); date_default_timezone_get(); date_default_timezone_set(); date_diff(); date_format(); date_get_last_errors(); DateInterval::createFromDateString(); and DateInterval::format(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Calendar Function Quiz: jdmonthname(); jdtofrench(); jdtogregorian(); jdtojewish(); jdtojulian(); jdtounix(); jewishtojd(); juliantojd(); and unixtojd().

First two table rows pertaining to PHP Calendar Mini Quiz II, sized for Desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 9 PHP calendar functions: jdmonthname(); jdtofrench(); jdtogregorian(); jdtojewish(); jdtojulian(); jdtounix(); jewishtojd(); juliantojd(); and unixtojd(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Calendar Function Quiz: cal_days_in_month(); cal_from_jd(); cal_info(); cal_to_jd(); easter_date(); easter_days(); frenchtojd(); gregoriantojd(); and jddayofweek().

Table row pertaining to the PHP Calendar Mini Quiz I, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 9 PHP calendar functions: cal_days_in_month(); cal_from_jd(); cal_info(); cal_to_jd(); easter_date(); easter_days(); frenchtojd(); gregoriantojd(); and jddayofweek(). Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Quiz: All Calendar Functions

The first row of the PHP calendar function quiz, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 18 PHP calendar functions. Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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PHP Quiz: All Array Functions

Last two rows of the PHP array function quiz, sized for desktop viewing.

This post serves as a reference point for 76 PHP array functions. Users can also click a ‘RANDOMIZE’ button, whereupon all the function descriptions, function syntaxes, and function return values are randomized. The user can then rearrange the table cells correctly (thus completing the quiz) or click an ‘AUTO COMPLETE’ button (following further optional manual randomization) and watch the computer complete the quiz itself! The computer completes the quiz at a speed that the human eye can follow, thus aiding learning.

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