With "Hooks" you can just dive into the React itself by just simply just knowing the basics of the Pancake (HTML, CSS, JS). And this is what I would prefer to learn for My older self if He asks Me the "Which is which" question.
If you are a beginner in React and reading this.
I envy you. 😈
You know why?
So Good Luck! if you are just starting in React you got a good starting point with "hooks" right there.
Here is a links of resources if you want to learn hooks:
React Today and Tomorrow and 90% Cleaner React With Hooks
Introducing Hooks (from the official React docs)
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