PHP Interview Questions And Answers


Q1) What is PHP?
PHP is a server-side scripting language commonly used for web applications. PHP has many frameworks and cms for creating websites. Even a nontechnical person can create sites using its CMS.WordPress,osCommerce are the famous CMS of PHP.It is also an object-oriented programming language like java, C-sharp, etc. It is very easy for learning
Q2) What is the use of “echo” in PHP?
It is used to print a data in the webpage, Example:, The following code print the text in the webpage
Q3) How to include a file to a PHP page?
We can include a file using “include() ” or “require()” function with the file path as its parameter.
Q4) What’s the difference between include and require?
If the file is not found by require(), it will cause a fatal error and halt the execution of the script. If the file is not found by include(), a warning will be issued, but execution will continue.
Q5) require_once(), require(), include().What is the difference between them?
require() includes and evaluates a specific file, while require_once() does that only if it has not been included before (on the same page). So, require_once() is recommended to use when you want to include a file where you have a lot of functions for example. This way you make sure you don’t include the file more times and you will not get the “function re-declared” error.
Q6) Differences between getting and POST methods?
We can send 1024 bytes using the GET method but the POST method can transfer a large amount of data and POST is the secure method than the GET method.
Q7)How to declare an array in PHP?
Eg : var $arr = array(‘apple’, ‘grape’, ‘lemon’);
Q8) What is the use of ‘print’ in PHP?
This is not actually a real function, It is a language construct. So you can use without parentheses with its argument list.
Example print(‘PHP Interview questions’);
print ‘Job Interview ‘);
Q9) What is the use of in_array() function in PHP?
in_array used to checks if a value exists in an array
What is the use of count() function in PHP?
count() is used to count all elements in an array or something in an object
Q10) What’s the difference between include and require?
It’s how they handle failures. If the file is not found by require(), it will cause a fatal error and halt the execution of the script. If the file is not found by include(), a warning will be issued, but execution will continue.

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