Highway Engineering Mcqs

Q.  The effect of grade on safe overtaking sight distance is_______________?

a. to increase it on descending grades and to decrease it on ascending grades
b. to decrease it on descending grades and to increase it on ascending grades
c. to increase it on both descending and ascending grades
d. to decrease it on both descending and ascending grades


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MCQs:  If an ascending gradient of 1 in 50 meets a descending gradient of 1 in 50, the length of summit curve for a stopping sight distance of 80 m will be_______________?
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MCQs:  The value of ruling gradient in plains as per IRC recommendation is______________?
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MCQs:  If the design speed is V kmph and deviation angle is N radians, then the total length of a valley curve in meters is given by the expression_________________?
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MCQs:  Highway facilities are designed for_________________?
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MCQs:  For highway geometric design purposes the speed used is________________?
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MCQs:  The maximum width of a vehicle as recommended by IRC is________________?
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MCQs:  Select the correct statement__________________?
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MCQs:  Which of the following methods is preferred for collecting origin and destination data for a small area like a mass business center or a large intersection ?
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MCQs:  Length of a vehicle affects________________?
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MCQs:  Desire lines are plotted in_________________?
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MCQs:  The diagram which shows the approximate path of vehicles and pedestrians involved in accidents is known as___________________?
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MCQs:  Which of the following is known as design capacity ?
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MCQs:  Equivalent factor of passenger car unit (PCU) for a passenger car as per IRC is_____________?
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MCQs:  With increase in speed of the traffic stream, the minimum spacing of vehicles________________?
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MCQs:  With increase in speed of the traffic stream, the maximum capacity of the lane________________?
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MCQs:  If the stopping distance and average length of a vehicle are 18 m and 6 m respectively, then the theoretical maxi¬mum capacity of a traffic lane at a speed of 10 m/sec is________________?
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MCQs:  The diagram which shows all important physical conditions of an accident location like roadway limits, bridges, trees and all details of roadway conditions is known as_____________?
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MCQs:  The background colour of the informatory sign board is______________?
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MCQs:  When the speed of traffic flow becomes zero,then_______________?
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MCQs:  Scientific planning of transportation system and mass transit facilities in cities should be based on_____________?
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