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Road Geometric – MCQ

1. A portion of the roadway used by the pedal bicyclist only is called

a) Cycle street
b) Cycle track
c) Cycle road
d) Carriage way

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b) Cycle track

2. As per IRC recommendation, which is the following camber used for cement concrete road

a) 1 in 50
b) 1 in 45
c) 1 in 24
d) 1 in 20

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a) 1 in 50

3. The highest point on the carriageway is termed as

a) Camber
b) Gradient
c) String
d) Crown

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d) Crown

4. The recommended safe coefficient of friction is

a) 1.5
b) 0.15
c) 1/2
d) 2/3

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b) 0.15

5. The land width required for national and state highway in built-up area should be

a) 30 m to 60 m
b) 50 m 70 m
c) 10 m 16 m
d) None

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a) 30 m to 60 m

This value only for plain and rolling terrain

6. What is the minimum width of shoulders provided in national highway?

a) 1 m
b) 1.5 m
c) 2 m
d) 2.5 m

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d) 2.5 m

7. As per IRC recommendation, the slope of the earth in cutting should be

a) 1 : 2
b) 1 : 1
c) 1 : 4
d) 2 : 3

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b) 1 : 1

8. The land width required for major district road in open areas should be

a) 30 m to 60 m
b) 25 m 30 m
c) 15 m 20 m
d) None

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b) 25 m 30 m

9. The portion of the road surface which is used by the vehicular traffic is known as

a) Carriage way
b) Shoulder
c) Express way
d) All the above.

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a) Carriage way

10. Summit curve is type of ___ curve.

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Vertical

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