jQuery .first vs .eq(0)

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A test of jQuery's .first() and .eq(0) to see which is faster.

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<div></div>
<div></div>

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.first()
$('div').first().html();
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.eq(0)
$('div').eq(0).html();
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