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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

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Question 2

Highway capacity for 2-lane highway is?

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

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Question 3

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

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

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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?

C. Can be true or false
D. Can not say

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Question 5

Which of the following capacity is considered as design capacity?

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

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Question 6

What are factors affecting highway capacity?

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

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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

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Question 8

Which of the following has highest capacity?

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

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Question 9

Highway capacity is independent of _____

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

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Question 10

Possible Capacity is the maximum number of vehicles that can pass a given section during a given period of time under prevailing.

A. Yes
B. No
C. Can be yes or no
D. Can not say

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