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Year

1

May 2016

2

May 2016

3

Dec 2015

4
5
6
7
8
9
10

Q P Code

AU Part Time

Dec2013
May2013 21204
11188
Dec

11

Dec2011

12

May2011

13
14
15

2010
May 2010

#

Year

1

May 2016

2

May 2016

3
4
5
6
7
8
9

2015
2015
Dec 2014
May 2014
2013
2013

10

May

Sub Code

CE 6504
57177 Highway Engineering
CE 2255
51252 Highway Engineering
27126 Highway Engineering CE 6504

MAY 2015 71252
Dec 2014
91231
May 2014
51230
May 2014 AU Univ Dept
31204
Dec2013
AU Univ
Dec2013
Dept

2012
May20
12

SUBJECT

10223

55244
11210
E 3050

Q P Code

Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Pavement Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering
Highway Engineering

CE 2255
CE 2255
CE 2255
CE 9305
CE 2255
PT CE 9305
PTCE 9051

CE 2255
CE 2255
CE 2255

Cour

Branch

BE

Civil

BE

Civil

4

2008

BE

Civil

5

2013

BE
BE
BE
BE
BE
BE

Civil
Civil
Civil
Civil
Civil
Civil

4
4
4
5
4
3

2008
2008
2008

BE
BE

Civil
Civil

7
4

-----2008

BE

Civil

4

2008

BE

Civil

4

2008

Sem Reg
5
2013

2008
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Highway Engineering

CE 2255

BE

Civil

4

2008

Highway Engineering

CE 2255

BE

Civil

4

2008

Highway Engineering

CE 2255

BE

Civil

4

2008

SUBJECT

Sub Code

Cour

Branch

Sem

Reg

Pavement Engineering

CEU 051

BE

Civil

6

200
9

2012
2012

11

Dec2011

12

May2011

13
14

2010
May 2010

15033

in the pavement design 13 a ( ii ) For the above data.75 m Describe and four lab tests on aggregates 10 6 16 OR 14 b ( i ) 14 b ( ii ) 15 a Describe the construction procedure of a flexible pavement. Super elevation mx allowable is 0. VDF = 2. soil CBR is 6%.. what are the various Obligatory and other technical and economical considerations in aligning the highway across the river Compare Railways and Highways Calculate the super elevation for a horizontal curve with a radius 400m. Calculate the coefficient of lateral friction mobilsied 8 8 8 Calculate the SSD while travelling at a speed of 100 kmph on a level road 4 Draw the components of overtaking sight distance on a straight stretch of a 4 highway and explain each zone OR 12 b ( i ) 12 b ( ii ) List and draw the various types of vertical curves adopted in highways Explain the controls and guidelines for safe.500 cvpd. Friction Coefficient 1.13 b Explain the steps involved in the IRC method of design of flexible pavements 16 14 a Explain the importance and procedure of Field Density Test and Crushing Strength test 16 14 b Discuss the merits and demerits of cement concrete roads 16 15 a Explain the method of evaluation of pavement failure and strengthening 16 15 b Explain the methods of maintaining bituminous surfaces 16 QP Code Code CE 6504 27126 HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Course BE Branch Civil Engg Year Dec 2015 Sem 5 Univ Anna # 11a ( i ) 11 a ( ii ) Anna University Question Papers PART B List all the types of Highways and Roads starting from the Expressways upto Village / Rural Roads. For each type.. plain terrain.13 a ( i ) A two – lane carriageway carries a traffic of 1. Pavement design life is 15 years. calculate the total pavement thickness based on IRC method and the thickness of the individual layers 13 a ( iii ) What is PMB? How does it improve the pavement quality? 6 5 5 5 6 5 OR 13 b ( i ) 13 b ( ii) 14 a List the factors influencing the design of rigid pavement and describe the design procedure as per IRC Design the reinforcement of a cement concrete pavement slab 200 mm Concrete Density 2400 kg / m3 . Rate of traffic is 5% . describe the respective symptoms. Transverse Joint Spacing 15 m Steel Working Stress 140 MPa . comfortable travel in Higwhay Vertical curves.5. 12 b ( iii ) List the various technical guidelines recommended for the safety and comfort in case of horizontal curves in highways . Explain the equipment required various layers while constructing the flexible pavement Describe the CBR test procedure in lab List any 8 cracks & defects in flexible pavements. Calculate the Cumulative Number of Standard axles to be catered for.. specify the salient features List the effects of Environment and on the Environment and Ecology of the surroundings due to a highway project Marks 10 6 OR 11 b ( i ) 11 b ( ii ) 12 a ( i ) 12 a ( ii ) 12 a ( iii ) For a highway alignment to cross a river. design speed 100 kmph..07. possible causes and the treatement / repair for each defect 8 8 16 BL PP .5 Pavement width 3..

9 m / s2 Calculate the safe overtaking sight distance Mention the minimum length of overtaking zone Draw a sketch of overtaking zone and show the positions of sign posts 16 5 5 6 OR 12 b Calculate the length of transition curve and shift using the data below Design Speed 70 kmph 16 Radius of circular curve 250 m Pavement width including extra widening 7. Acceleration of overtaking vehicle is 0. 13 a Enumerate the factors to be considered for design of pavements 16 OR 13 b 14 a ( i ) 4 a ( ii ) Explain the detailed procedure for designing flexible pavement by IRC method. Assume all required data suitably Describe the lab test procedure for Aggregate Abrasion Test Describe the lab test procedure for Bitumen Ductility Test OR 16 8 8 BL PP .5 m Allowable rate of introduction of super elevation 1 in 150 ( pavement rotated about centre line ) .OR 15 b QP Code Course # 11a Define Overlay and the procedure for design and construction of overlays 71252 BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year May2015 Sem 16 Code 4 Univ Anna University Question Papers PART B Describe the development of highways in India CE 2255 Anna BL Marks PP 16 OR 11 b 12 a Explain the Engineering Surveys to be made for preparing rod alignment Explain the factors affecting sight distances 16 16 OR 12 b 13 a Explain the steps in the geometric design of hill roads Explain the components of flexible pavements and their functions 16 16 OR 13 b 13 b ( i ) 13 b ( ii ) 14 a Explain Exceptional and Minimum Gradients Summit and Valley Curves Explain the essential properties of good highway materials 8 8 16 OR 14 b 15 a Explain the construction of cement concrete roads Discuss the various defect sin Flexible Pavements 16 16 15 b Explain the procedure of overlay design by Benkelman Beam method OR QP Code Course # 11a 91231 BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year Dec 2014 Sem 16 Code 4 Univ Anna University Question Papers PART B Describe the conventional and modern engineering surveys for highway locations CE 2255 Anna Marks OR 11 b 12 a 12 a ( i ) 12 a ( ii ) 12 a ( iii ) Elaborate the salient features of highway cross sectional features Speeds of overtaking and overtaken vehicles are 80 and 50 kmph respectively on a two way traffic road.

edge and corner regions of a rigid pavement a using Westergaard’s method.# 11a Anna University Question Papers PART B Explain the factors influencing highway alignment Marks BL PP 16 OR 11 b 12 a Explain the role of IRC 16 16 Explain the principles in the design of horizontal alignment OR 12 b Explain the factors governing sight distances . 13 a Design the flexible pavement for the construction of new highway CVPD as per last count 1200 CV Construction Period 4years Annaul Traffic Growth Rate 7. 13 Dtermine the stresses at interior. 14 b 15 a Explain the procedure of stone polishing value test Explain any three non-destructive tests for pavement deflection 16 16 OR 16 16 OR 15 b Explain the procedure of overlay design by Benkelman Beam method Anna Univ Dept PTBE Course # 11a 12 a ( i ) 12 a ( ii ) BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year Dec 2013 Sem 16 Code PTCE 9305 3 Univ Anna Anna University Question Papers PART B Explain the cross sectional. μ = 0.0 kg /cm . Reaction Time 2. discuss Benkelman Beam Test 16 16 OR 16 BL PP . a = 15 cm OR 13 b 14 a Explain the steps in the IRC method of design of flexible pavement Explain the method of construction of cement concrete road. 5 2 16 16 2 P = 4100 kg. elements of a highway Derive an expression for OSD Calculate the absolute minimum sight distance required to avoid head on collision of two cars approaching from opposite directions at 85 and 75 kmph speeds.15.5% *** CBR 10% *** Road type NH 4 lane single carriageway Design Period 15 years Explain off – tracking. k =4. extra widening on curves and ESWL 16 OR 13 b ( i ) 13 b ( ii) 14 a Explain CBR test procedure for subgrade soil Discuss VDF and LDF Discuss the test procedures for aggregate impact value and ductility value 8 8 16 OR 14 b 15 a Discuss three types of failures each for flexible and rigid pavements Discuss the construction of WBM Road 15 b Explain Pavement Serviceability Index. E=3 * 10 kg / cm .85 Marks 16 8 8 OR 12 b .5 seconds coefficient of friction 0. h = 20 cm.

13 a Explain the steps in the design of hill roads Explain the functions of the various components of flexible pavement 16 OR 13 b 14 a Explain the factors governing the structural design of pavements Explain the importance and procedure of Field Density Test and Crushinh Strength test 14 b 15 a Discuss the merits and demerits of cement concrete roads Explain the methods top strengthen damaged pavements 16 16 OR 16 16 OR 15 b QP Code Course # 11a ( i ) Discuss the causes for the disintegration of flexible pavements 11188 BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year Dec 2012 Anna University Question Papers PART B Describe the functions and responsibilities of CRRI Sem 16 Code 4 Univ Marks 8 CE 2255 Anna BL PP .QP Code Course # Unit 3 Unit 3 Unit 3 Unit 3 Unit 4 Unit 4 Unit 5 Unit 5 QP Code Course -------PTB E Branch PAVEMENT ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year Dec 2013 Sem Code PTCE 9051 7 Anna Univ Part Time Anna University Question Papers PART B Explain the procedure for calculating the critical tensile strain under a single wheel load and dual wheel load at the bottom of asphalt layer How to design a Flexible Pavement using Triaxial method? Discuss the merits and limitations of this method How to estimate the design traffic for flexible and rigid pavements? State the corresponding IRC recommendations How to design dowel bars and tie bars in concrete pavements? Explain the principle. application and construction method for mechanical soil stabilization Describe the applications of geo-synthetics in pavement stabilisation Explain the factors influencing skidding resistance of bituminous pavements Discuss the IRC recommendations for maintenance of rigid pavements 21204 BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year May 2013 Sem Marks Anna University Question Papers PART B Explain the requirements of an ideal alignment 11 b 12 a Explain the classifications of urban roads and draw all their cross sections Explain the factors affecting sight distances PP 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 16 Code 4 Univ # 11a BL Marks CE 2255 Anna BL PP 16 OR 16 16 OR 12 b .

5% *** CBR 6% *** Road type SH Pavement width 7 m Design Period 20 years 8 8 16 OR 13 b 14 a Explain the procedure for designing concrete pavements Explain any four lab tests for assessing the quality of bitumen 16 16 14 b Describe the procedure for constructing different layers in cement concrete pavement Explain Benkelman Beam Deflection test procedure OR 15 a 16 16 OR 15 b Discuss any one test for assessing the skid resistance of pavement surface QP Code 10223 HIGHWAY ENGINEERING BE Civil Engg Anna University Question Papers PART B May 16 Code CE 2255 2012 Sem 4 Anna 11a Explain the second twenty year road plan 11 b Write brief notes on CRF IRC CRRI NHAI 12 a ( i ) Derive the formula for calculating super elevation on horizontal curve 8 12 a ( ii ) Explain the factors influencing overtaking sight distances 8 12 Calculate SSD to avoid head on collision of two cars approaching each other from opposite b directions at 75 kmph and 85 kmph. causes and treatment 8 QP Code Course 55244 BE Branch HIGHWAY ENGINEERING Civil Engg Year Dec 2011 Sem Code 4 Univ CE 2255 Anna .5 seconds and the coefficient of friction between road surface & tyres as 0.4 . any four factors controlling the alignemtn of roads Derive an expression for calculating the length of summit curve and explain 16 16 OR 12 b Calculate the extra widening for the curve Design Speed 70 kmph Pavement width 7m .11 a ( ii ) Describe the functions and responsibilities of IRC 8 OR 11 b 12 a Explain with sketches. Discuss the limitations 16 14 a ( i ) Describe the BIS procedure for Abrasion Test 8 4 a ( ii ) Describe the BIS procedure for Flash and Fire Point Test 8 14 b ( i ) Specify the design approach for the surface drainage system of highways 8 14 b ( ii ) Explain the construction procedure for Bituminous Concrete Roads 8 15 a Explain any two methods for flexible pavements structural evaluation of 16 15 b ( i ) Explain the maintenance of bituminous surface 8 15 b ( ii ) What is Rutting? Explain the symptoms. Assume reaction time of the drivers as 2. Maximum wheel base length 6 m (i) 12 b ( ii ) Derive an equation for calculating OSD in level surface . Radius of curve 200 m . 13 a Design a flexible pavement CVPD in each direction 500 Construction Period 2 years Annaul Traffic Growth Rate 7.13 a ( i ) Define and Differentiate between Flexible and Rigid Pavements 8 13 a ( ii ) Explain the design factors for spacing of expansion and contraction joints 8 13 b Explain IRC design method of flexible pavement.