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# Highway Capacity MCQ Questions And Answers - Traffic Engineering

Highway Capacity MCQs : This section focuses on the "Highway Capacity" in Traffic Engineering. These Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) should be practiced to improve the Traffic Engineering skills required for various interviews (campus interview, walk-in interview, company interview), placement, entrance exam and other competitive examinations.

Question 1

_________ is the ability of a road to accommodate traffic volume.

A. Train Capacity
B. Highway Capacity
C. Speed Capacity
D. None of the above

Question 2

Highway capacity for 2-lane highway is?

A. 800pcph
B. 1600pcph
C. 2200pcph
D. 2800pcph

Question 3

How many types of highway capacity was defined by Highway Capacity Manual (1950)?

A. 2
B. 3
C. 4
D. 5

Question 4

Basic Capacity is the maximum volume of vehicles per hour that can pass a certain point or section of a road in a given time under the ideal condition?

A. TRUE
B. FALSE
C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say

Question 5

Which of the following capacity is considered as design capacity?

A. Basic capacity
B. Possible capacity
C. Practical capacity
D. Traffic capacity

Question 6

What are factors affecting highway capacity?

A. Lane width
B. Width of shoulder
C. Lateral clearance
D. All of the above

Question 7

Which of the following parameter is not dependent on highway capacity?

A. Class of highway
B. Lane width
C. Number of lanes
D. Gauge width

Question 8

Which of the following has highest capacity?

A. design capacity
B. possible capacity
C. basic capacity
D. All of the above

Question 9

Highway capacity is independent of _____

A. demand
B. lane width
C. geometric design
D. traffic conditions