jQuery to check string as mathematical expression valid or not?

Introduction: In this article I am going to explain how to validate whether a string as a mathematical expression valid or not using Javascript’s eval() function. 
jQuery to check string as mathematical expression valid or not

Description: The eval() function evaluates or executes an argument.

Syntax: eval(string)

If the argument is valid expression, eval() evaluates the expression otherwise it will throw exception. We can use try/catch block to check whether expression is valid or not as shown in example below.

Implementation: Let’s understand by an example.
    <script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/3.2.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript">
        function ValidateExpression() {
            var expression = $('#txtExpression').val().trim();
            if (expression != '') {
                try {
                    var result = eval(expression);
                    $('#spnMessage').html('Expression in Valid and Result is: ' + result);
                catch (e) {
                    $('#spnMessage').html('Expression in invalid.');
            else {
                $('#spnMessage').html('Please enter expression.');
    <input type="text" id="txtExpression" />
     <button type="button" onclick="ValidateExpression();">Submit</button><br /><br />    <span id="spnMessage"></span> 

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