Civil Draughtsman Works on Roads Objective Questions Test - Set 03 - ObjectiveBooks

# Practice Test: Question Set - 03

1. Which survey is conducted to find the number of possible alternative routes between two points?
(A) Preliminary
(B) Reconnaissance
(C) Location
(D) Detailed

2. Which is the highest point of a cross section of highway?
(A) Camber
(B) Sub base
(C) Carriage way
(D) Crown

3. Who created central public works department to look after the work of road?
(A) Lord William Bentinck
(B) Lord Mayo
(C) Lord Dalhousie
(D) Lord Ripon

4. What is the normal recommended land width of national highway in open area?
(A) 24 m
(B) 25 m
(C) 35 m
(D) 45 m

5. Which alternative road is provided to divert traffic to avoid obstruction?
(A) Loop
(B) Ring
(C) Trunk
(D) By pass

6. Which is the basic requirement of alignment?
(A) Crosses maximum number of bridges
(B) Short
(C) Lengthy straight routes
(D) Curves

7. Which camber is provided for earth roads?
(A) 1 in 25 to 1 in 30
(B) 1 in 20 to 1 in 25
(C) 1 in 5 to 1 in 20
(D) 1 in 5 to 1 in 10

8. Which survey is conducted to find the number of possible alternative routes between two points?
(A) Preliminary
(B) Reconnaissance
(C) Location
(D) Detailed

9. Who created central public works department to look after the work of road?
(A) Lord William Bentinck
(B) Lord Mayo
(C) Lord Dalhousie
(D) Lord Ripon

10. Which is the highest point of a cross section of highway?
(A) Camber
(B) Sub base
(C) Carriage way
(D) Crown

11. What is the another name of continuous bay method?
(A) Alternate
(B) Strip
(C) Expansion
(D) Traverse

12. What is the normal recommended land width of national highway in open area?
(A) 24 m
(B) 25 m
(C) 35 m
(D) 45 m

13. What is the width of shoulders in roads?
(A) 0.5 m to 1.25 m
(B) 1.25 m to 2 m
(C) 2 m to 4 m
(D) 4 m to 6 m

14. Which alternative road is provided to divert traffic to avoid obstruction?
(A) Loop
(B) Ring
(C) Trunk
(D) By pass

15. What is the minimum width of shoulders provided in national highways?
(A) 1 m
(B) 1.5 m
(C) 2 m
(D) 2.5 m

16. Which is the portion of the road constructed for vehicular traffic?
(A) Right way
(B) Formation
(C) Carriage way