# Highway Engineering – Civil Engineering Questions and Answers – Set 22

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## Q1. The perpendicular offset from the tan-get to the central point of the circular curve, is

(A) R sin θ/2
(B) R cos θ/2
(C) R (1 – cos θ/2)
(D) R (1 – sin θ/2)

Answer: (C) R (1 – cos θ/2)

## Q2. The pavement width of a road depends upon

(A) Terrain
(B) Type of traffic
(C) Number of lanes
(D) All the above

(A) 1927
(B) 1934
(C) 1939
(D) 1947

(A) 4.7 m
(B) 5.7 m
(C) 6.7 m
(D) 7.7 m

## Q5. At a road junction, 16 cross conflict points are severe, if

(D) None of these

(A) 15 %
(B) 20 %
(C) 25 %
(D) 30 %

(A) 80 m
(B) 100 m
(C) 120 m
(D) 150 m

(A) 40 cm
(B) 45 cm
(C) 50 cm
(D) 60 cm

## Q9. Stability of hill slopes depends upon

(A) Nature of the slope
(B) Angle of the slope
(C) Geological conditions
(D) All the above

(A) 1.50 m
(B) 1.75 m
(C) 2.00 m
(D) 2.25 m

## Q11. In India the modes of transportation, in the order of their importance, are

(A) Air transport, shipping, roads, railways
(B) Shipping, roads, railways, air transport
(C) Roads, railways, air transport, shipping
(D) Railways, roads, shipping, air transport

(A) e = V2/254 R
(B) e = V2/225 R
(C) e = V2/278 R
(D) e = V2/114 R

## Q13. Along horizontal curves, if centrifugal force exceeds lateral friction, vehicles may

(A) Skid
(B) Slip
(C) Not be affected
(D) None of these

## Q14. The absolute minimum sight distance required for stopping a vehicle moving with a speed of 80 kmph, is

(A) 120 m
(B) 200 m
(C) 640 m
(D) None of these