Chapter 10. AngularJS and Third Party Tech
In a perfect world you'd never have to use jQuery with AngularJS, but since AngularJS does not do everything jQuery does, and perhaps most importantly does not have a plugin architecture supporting jQuery plugins, you're probably going to want to use it somewhere.
Want to use that charting library? How about that carousel widget? What about something simple in a directive, like selecting some nodes by class? Not in AngularJS, but there is jQuery to the rescue.
jQuery and AngularJS
When working with elements within AngularJS, you never get a raw Element object. You always get an object with a jqLite (or jQuery, depending) wrapper around it. This is very handy since you are given some convenience methods, ...