Civil Engineering - Highway Engineering - Discussion

6. 

On concrete roads, the camber generally provided, is

[A]. 1 in 20 to 1 in 24
[B]. 1 in 30 to 1 in 48
[C]. 1 in 36 to 1 in 48
[D]. 1 in 48 to 1 in 60
[E]. 1 in 60 to 1 in 72

Answer: Option E

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Devkate G P said: (Jan 27, 2015)  
For concrete road camber is 1.7% to 2%.

Jitender said: (May 30, 2016)  
I agree with the given answer.

Ribhu said: (Aug 2, 2016)  
For Cement Concrete pavements in heavy rainfall regions camber is (1 in 50), and in light rainfall regions it is (1 in 60) hence the correct answer will be option D.

Kishan Patel said: (Oct 7, 2016)  
Yes, the answer should be D.

Gaurav Chauhan said: (Dec 8, 2016)  
Yes, Option d is correct.

Siddhant Chauhan said: (Dec 17, 2016)  
I think it should be d.

Shanker said: (Jan 15, 2017)  
Yes, I also agree.

Sambaji Bk said: (Jan 17, 2017)  
D is correct because 1:50 and 1:60.

Raj said: (Feb 5, 2017)  
Yes. Option D will be the correct answer. Agree.

Ranjit said: (Mar 21, 2017)  
The Correct answer is D.

M.Suna said: (Jun 16, 2017)  
Actually, the range of providing camber is 1 in 50 to 1 in 60 depending upon the rainfall area.

Yogesh Rajput said: (Jul 21, 2017)  
I think the Correct answer is D.

Ajay Kaundal said: (Sep 12, 2017)  
I think the correct answer is D.

Priyanka Rajput said: (Sep 20, 2017)  
Yeah, I agree with the answer D.

Patoliya Chandresh said: (Oct 27, 2017)  
It should be option D.

Akshay said: (Dec 11, 2017)  
Yeah, I agree with the answer D.

Angshuman Betal said: (Dec 22, 2017)  
E option is the correct because In practice generally, we adopted camber 1 in 60 to 1 in 72 for c.c road.

Nani said: (Feb 12, 2018)  
D is the answer. I also agree.

Tanu said: (Feb 17, 2018)  
D is the right answer.

Emmy said: (Feb 19, 2018)  
Concrete road 1in 50 (heavy rainfall) &1 in 60 (light rainfall).

Samiran said: (Feb 26, 2018)  
I agree with you @Emmy.

Anom said: (Mar 25, 2018)  
Yes, the correct answer should be option D.

Ravikumar said: (Jun 17, 2018)  
What is 1 in 50? Explain, please.

Uday Kumar said: (Aug 16, 2018)  
I think D is the correct answer.

Sam said: (Sep 5, 2018)  
D is the correct answer.

Nagendra Singh said: (Sep 14, 2018)  
1in 50 to 1 in 60 for cement concrete pavement and hight bituminous surface road.

Alex said: (Sep 23, 2018)  
Option D is correct.

Yathish said: (Dec 29, 2018)  
@All.

Here it is about generally providing camber to roads so it will be E.

Vivek Hingrupe said: (Feb 8, 2019)  
1 in 50 to 1 in 60.

Bahubali said: (Jun 4, 2019)  
Option D is correct.

Ref: Highway Engineering, Sk Khanna.

Trivo said: (Jun 11, 2019)  
The correct Answer is D.

Pawan Kumar said: (Jul 20, 2019)  
The correct answer is option D.
1 in 50 (2%) for heavy rainfall, and 1in 60 (1.7 %) for light rainfall.

Satyendra Sahu said: (Jul 25, 2019)  
Option D is the correct answer.

Ron'S said: (Mar 19, 2020)  
Option D must be the Correct One.

Kaku said: (Mar 24, 2020)  
For Cement Concrete Road camber size 1 in 60 to 1 in 50.

Anirban Roy said: (Jul 21, 2020)  
It should be option C.
As 1÷48=2.08%. &.
1÷60=1.67=1.7%.
As for RCC surfacing, it should be 1.7-2%.

Anirban Roy said: (Aug 22, 2020)  
Answer should be D.

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