CIVIL ENGINEERING HIGHWAY ENGINEERING MCQ’s

The stopping sight distance is the

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The stopping sight distance depends upon the

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The opportunities to cross slow moving traffic at intervals is not provided in case of

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The reason for providing curves on a highway is

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The factor which influences the design of curves, is

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The portion of a road surface, which is used by vehicular traffic, is known as

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The city roads which are meant for through traffic usually on a continuous route are known as

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The camber, for the drainage of surface water, was first introduced by

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In order to give satisfactory service throughout the year, the road surface should

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The foundation of a road is also called

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The super structure of a road is called

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The highest point on road surface is called

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The thickness of road surfacing depends upon the

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In the absence of super-elevation on road along curves, pot holes are likely to occur at the

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The super-elevation is

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The rate of rise or fall of the road surface along its length, is called

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The value of maximum gradient for hill roads is

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The minimum length of a valley curve should be such that the head light beam sight distance is equal to the

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Alignment of a road is finally decided on the basis of

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In detailed survey of a hill road, the interval for plotting the contours at sharp curves is generally

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The minimum value of camber provided for thin bituminous surface hill roads, is

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Traffic engineering only includes

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Road makers along roads from the edge of a curve should not be less than

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Traffic surveys are carried out

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The efficiency of the brakes of a vehicle depends upon

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Reinforcement in cement concrete slab of road pavements, is placed

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Minimum permissible speed on high speed roads, is decided on the basis of

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Transverse joints are provided at distances varying from

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Enoscope is used to determine

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The width of road pavements, depends upon

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In case of a multi-lane road, overtaking is generally permitted

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The number of vehicles moving in a specified direction on a roadway that pass a given point during specified unit of time, is called

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The average number of vehicles per day passing on a section of the road during a particular year, is called

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Weight of a vehicle affects

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Traffic engineering deals with the

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A complete signal-time cycle constitutes

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Dead slow' is a

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The traffic manoeuvre means

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The suitable gradient within which the engineer must endeavour to design the road is called

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The length of the side of warning sign boards of roads is

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