# Road Geometric – MCQ || Highway Engineering

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

a) Cycle street
b) Cycle track
d) Carriageway

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

a) 1 in 50

3. The highest point on the carriageway is termed as

a) Camber
c) String
d) Crown

d) Crown

4. The recommended safe coefficient of friction is

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

b) 0.15

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

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

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

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

b) 1 : 1

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

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

b) 25 m 30 m

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

a) Carriageway
b) Shoulder
c) Expressway
d) All the above.

a) Carriage way

10. Summit curve is a type of ___ curve.