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Pedestrian Facilities – MCQ

1. The minimum width of side-walk is

a) 1 m
b) 1.5 m ✅
c) 2 m
d) 2.5 m

Marked Crosswalk
Marked Crosswalk

2. For 1.5 m width of side-walk, how many traffic can move per hours in one way

a) 3,400
b) 2,400
c) 1,600
d) 1,200 ✅

[Note: For two way traffic movement, the capacity of pedestrian is 800 (persons per hour). Read More – Recommended Capacity of Side-walk]

3. If the width of side-walk is 2 m, then how many persons can move per hours in one way

a) 4,000
b) 3,400
c) 2,400 ✅
d) 1,600

[Note: For two way – 1,600.]

4. Traffic signals are used in

a) Uncontrolled
b) Controlled ✅
c) Both
d) None of the above; type of pedestrian crossing.

5. Which option is wrong – Uncontrolled pedestrian crossing is provided with

a) Pavement marking
b) Studs
c) Warning Signs
d) Traffic Signals ✅

6. As per IRC, the at grade pedestrian crossing facility is provided at the location where the accident number is more than

a) 5 ✅
b) 10
c) 15
d) 20

7. As per IRC, the at-grade pedestrian crossing facility is provided at the location where the approaching vehicles speed exceed

a) 70 km
b) 65 km ✅
c) 60 km
d) 55 km

8. Foot over bridge is a type of

a) At-grade pedestrian crossing
b) Grade separated pedestrian crossing ✅
c) Both
d) None of these

9. Grade separated pedestrian crossing is

a) Pedestrian Subway
b) Foot over bridge
c) Both (a) and (b) ✅
d) None of these

10. As per IRC, the grade separated pedestrian crossing facility is provided at the location where the signal cycle time exceeds.

a) 60 sec
b) 120 sec ✅
c) 180 sec
d) 240 sec.

11. Pavement marking is a type of

a) At-grade pedestrian crossing ✅
b) Grade separated pedestrian crossing
c) Both (a) and (b)
d) None of these

12. The value of cross slope for paved footpath(side-walk) is

a) 3 to 4 %
b) 2 to 4 %
c) 1 to 2 %
d) 1 %

[Note: In case of unpaved footpath the cross slope maybe 4 to 6 %. and the longitudinal slope of side-walk is generally kept equal to that of the adjoining roadway.]

13. The width of the side-walks or foothpaths depends on

a) Vehicular flow
b) No of vehicle users
c) Pedestrian
d) Pedestrian flow ✅

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