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What is Jasmine?

Jasmine is a Behavior Driven Development testing framework for JavaScript. It does not rely on browsers, DOM, or any JavaScript framework. Thus it's suited for websites, Node.js projects, or anywhere that JavaScript can run.

What is Jest?

Jest provides you with multiple layers on top of Jasmine.

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    What are some alternatives to Jasmine and Jest?

    • Mocha - Simple, flexible, fun javascript test framework for node.js & the browser
    • Enzyme - JavaScript Testing utilities for React, by Airbnb
    • Protractor - End-to-end test framework for Angular and AngularJS applications
    • AVA - A refined, futuristic test runner

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