Highway Engineering Multiple Choice Questions

Highway Engineering

Question 1.

Highway facilities are designed for

A.

 annual average hourly volume

B.

 annual average daily traffic

C.

 thirtieth highest hourly volume

D.

 peak hourly volume of the year

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 2.

The provision of traffic signals at intersections

A.

 reduces right angled and rear end collisions

B.

 increases right angled and rear end collisions

C.

 reduces right angled collisions but may increase rear end collisions

D.

 reduces rear end collisions but may increase right angled collisions

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 3.

In CBR test the value of CBR is calculated at

A.

 2.5 mm penetration only

B.

 5.0 mm penetration only

C.

 7.5 mm penetration only

D.

 both 2.5 mm and 5.0 mm penetrations

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 4.

If aggregate impact value is 20 to 30 percent, then it is classified as

A.

 exceptionally strong

B.

 strong

C.

 satisfactory for road surfacing

D.

 unsuitable for road surfacing

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided

Question 5.

The camber of shoulders in water bound macadam roads is

A.

 equal to the cross slope of pavement

B.

 less than the cross slope of pavement

C.

 greater than the cross slope of pavement

D.

 zero

Explanation :

Explanation Not Provided