i use php but i'm a total novice to juery,i just bought the book and i can't get past my first code, tried adding jquery script into my php code something like this


index.php

<html>
<head>

<style>
#cd {
width: 200px; height: 50px;
margin: auto; padding: 5px;
font-family: Arial; font-size: 18pt;
}
</style>

<script type='text/javascript' src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.6.2/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script type='text/javascript' src='script.js'></script>


<script language="javascript"
<src="localhost/today2/countdown.php"></script></head>

<?php


echo "today's date is";
echo date ('l, F dS Y' );

?>
<body>
<form method="get" action="http://www.google.com/search" target="_blank">

<div style="border:1px solid black;padding:4px;width:20em;">
<table border="0" cellpadding="0">
<tr><td>
<input type="text" name="q" size="25"
maxlength="255" value="" />
<input type="submit" value="Google Search" /></td></tr>
<tr><td align="center" style="font-size:75%">
<input type="checkbox" name="sitesearch"
value="yahoo.com" checked /> only search this site<br />
</td></tr></table>
</div>

</form>






$(document).ready(function() {
alert('hola!');
});


</body>
</html>

when i run it, it returns $(document).ready(function() {
alert('hola!');
});

on my page. what am i doing wrong?