# Highway Engineering MCQ Test Questions Online – Set 18

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## Q1. At a road junction, 7 cross conflict points are severe if

(D) None of these

## Q2. For a properly designed vehicle, the resistance generally ignored, is

(A) Wind resistance
(B) Rolling resistance
(D) Axle resistance

## Q3. Driving vehicles on wet surfaced roads, is dangerous because it may

(A) Skid
(B) Slip
(C) Overturn
(D) All the above

## Q4. The safe length L of a valley curve for night travel is

(A) 2S – (1.50 + 0.035 S)/N if L < S (B) NS2/(1.50 + 0.035 S) if L > S
(C) Neither (a) nor (b)
(D) Both (a) and (b)

Answer: (D) Both (a) and (b)

(A) 1 in 60
(B) 1 in 45
(C) 1 in 30
(D) 1 in 15

(A) 65 m
(B) 70 m
(C) 75 m
(D) 80 m

## Q7. Road width 8.8 m of two lane National highways or State highways in mountainous terrain

(A) Excludes the width of parapet (0.6 m)
(B) Excludes the width of side drain (0.6 m)
(C) Excludes the width of parapet and side drain
(D) Includes the width of parapet and side drain

Answer:(C) Excludes the width of parapet and side drain

(A) Median strip
(B) Island
(C) Flower bed
(D) Refuge

## Q9. Transverse joints are provided at distances varying from

(A) 10 m to 15 m
(B) 12 m to 18 m
(C) 16 m to 24 m
(D) 17 m to 27 m

Answer: (D) 17 m to 27 m

## Q10. The radius of curvature provided along a transition curve, is

(A) Minimum at the beginning
(B) Same throughout its length
(C) Equal to the radius of circular curve
(D) Varying from infinity to the radius of circular curve

## Q11. Traffic engineering only includes

(A) Planning of regulatory measures
(B) Design and application of control devices
(C) Analysis of traffic characteristics
(D) All the above

(A) 500 tonnes
(B) 750 tonnes
(C) 1000 tonnes
(D) 1250 tonnes

## Q13. The normal road width of National and State highways

(A) Is kept 45 m
(B) In plain and rolling terrain built-up area, is 30 m
(C) In mountainous built-up area is 20 m
(D) All the above

## Q14. The traffic manoeuvre means

(A) Diverging
(B) Merging
(C) Crossing
(D) All the above

## Q15. While designing hair pin bends on highways, the minimum

(A) Designed speed is 20 km/hour
(B) Gradient is 1 in 40
(C) Gradient is 1 in 200
(D) All the above