# Transportation Engineering Multiple Choice Questions MCQs | Part 7 | By Ashutosh Nautiyal

## Q.1. As per IRC: 67-1977 Code of practice, traffic signs are broadly classified into

• A. Four Categories
• B. Three Categories
• C. Two Categories
• D. Five Categories

B. Three Categories

## Q.2. The shape of the informatory sign is

• A. Rectangular
• B. Circular
• C. Triangular
• D. Diamond

A. Rectangular

• A. 220 m
• B. 180 m
• C. 150 m
• D. 200 m

D. 200 m

## Q.4. 'Speed limit' sign is meant

• A. Limit the speed of pedestrians
• B. Restrict some vehicles
• C. Restrict the speed of all vehicles
• D. None of these

C. Restrict the speed of all vehicles

## Q.5. The shape of the stop sign is

• A. Triangular
• B. Octagonal
• C. Rectangular
• D. None of these

B. Octagonal

## Q.6. Which colour of the background is used for no parking sign?

• A. Red
• B. Yellow
• C. Blue
• D. None of these

C. Blue

• A. Red
• B. Green
• C. Yellow
• D. Blue

A. Red

## Q.8. Which colour is used to paint the reverse side of all the sign plates?

• A. Grey
• B. Red
• C. White
• D. None of these

A. Grey

## Q.9. Speed limit signs are

• A. Triangular in shape, white background with a red border
• B. Triangular in shape, red background with a white border
• C. Circular in shape, white background with a red border
• D. Circular in shape, white background with a red border

C. Circular in shape, white background with a red border

• A. 1945
• B. 1947
• C. 1949
• D. 1934

C. 1949

## Q.11. The distance of the road signs from the edge of  the carriageway is (for roads without kerbs)

• A. 2 to 3 m
• B. 4 to 5 m
• C. 1 to 2 m
• D. 3 to 4 m

A. 2 to 3 m

## Q.12. Traffic sign 'overtaking prohibited' is a

• A. Cautionary sign
• B. Warning sign
• C. Mandatory sign
• D. Informatory sign

C. Mandatory sign

## Q.13. The purpose of providing informatory signs is

• A. To make the travel safe
• B. To make travel easier
• C. To make the travel pleasant
• D. All of these

D. All of these

## Q.14. A Re-assurance sign is a

• A. Warning sign
• B. Cautionary sign
• C. Informatory sign
• D. Regulatory sign

C. Informatory sign

• A. Yellow
• B. Red
• C. Orange
• D. Green

A. Yellow

## Q.16. Traffic sign 'narrow road' is a

• A. Warning sign
• B. Informatory sign
• C. Mandatory sign
• D. None of these

A. Warning sign

## Q.17. All traffic sign dimensions are expressed in terms of ______?

Stroke-widths (S/W)

## Q.18. Which sign is an informatory sign

• B. Hairpin bend
• C. First aid post
• D. No parking

C. First aid post

## Q.19. A hairpin bend curve comes under

• A. Regulatory sign
• B. Informative sign
• C. Warning sign
• D. Guiding sign

C. Warning sign

## Q.20. Which sign is not a warning sign

• A. Gap in median
• C. Guarded railway crossing
• D. Petrol pump

D. Petrol pump

## Recommended Book (Click to Open):

### 1. Khanna and Justo (Highway Engineering)

*Self Typed

*Source- Internet, Books and Self-Analysis

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