Here is the Demo
<option value="Orange" selected="selected">Orangeoption>
<option value="Paw Paw">Paw Pawoption>
var e = document.getElementById("ddlOptions");
var strOptions = e.options[e.selectedIndex].value;
alert("You have selected " + strOptions + "." );
Get Selected Valuebutton>
Now give it a go and see if you can get it done.