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CVEN303 Engineering Measurement, Fall 2009
Homework Assignment # 6
Due
: One week
after the assignment is handed out or posted on CENotes (for Monday-
Wednesday sections, due to Wednesday 11/25 beginning
of class).
Note:
Homework assignments should have a cover page that shows:
Name, Course
Number and Title, Section Number, Assignment Number, and Due Date.
Horizontal Curves
Read sections 14.1 through 14.5 in the book.
1) (25 points)
Work problems 14.8 in the book.
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2) (25 points)
The data given below are for a series of three horizontal curves on a
highway.
Determine the stations for the BCs (also called PCs) and ECs (also called PTs)
for each one of these curves.
P.I. Station
Intersection Angle,
Radius, ft
10+16.56
9
20’
1432.4
32+54.92
18
30’
1273.2
87+09.20
14
24’
1718.9
Solution:
Curve # 1:
Curve # 2: