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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #2: OD flow and travel time analysis from CTL data (25 points)
Date handed out: Thu. September 6, 2012
Date due:
Tue. September 18, 2
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #6: Parking Lot Queuing (20 points)
Date handed out: Tue. November 13, 2012
Date due:
Tue. November 27, 2012
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Macroscopic Traffic Analysis
Definitions and Relationships
Volume #Vehicles passing a point during a given time period [veh]
Flow Rate (Q) Rate at which vehicles pass a point [veh/hr]
Headway (H) Amount of time between arrival of front of one vehicle and
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ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology)
Student Outcomes
Engineering programs must demonstrate that their students attain:
(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering
(b) an ability to design and conduct ex
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Column1
Vehicle ID
Linear Distance in feet from Reference Point at Time
Column2
Column3
Column4
to
to+2[sec]
1
630
435
2
725
535
3
835
650
4
910
745
5
980
810
6
1060
890
Avg spacing (t0)
Avg space (t0+2)
Density(t0)
Density(t0+2)
overall density
86 f
91 f
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1
1) The number of arrivals, cumulative arrivals, and cumulative departure for the given data set for
September 2nd and 3rd at the time 8:10:00 to 8:32:00 are calculated below in Table 1 and 2. Sample
calculations are shown after.
Wednesday
September 2, 2
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The Ohio State University
Autumn Semester 2015
CIVILEN 3700: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Exam 2 (5f) poims)
Date: Nov. 3. .7015
Instructions
(11) This is an inelnss closed book and closed notes exam.
(1) You have 60 minutes to complete the ex
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Autumn Semester 2014
CIVILEN 3700: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Exam 3 (60 points)
Date: Dec. 15, 2014
Instructions
(a) Please write your name in the space provided below.
(b) This is an inclass closed book and closed
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Autumn Semester 2013
CIVlLEN 3700: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Exam 3 (60 points)
Date: Dec. 9, 2013
Instructions
(a) Please write your name in the space provided below.
(b) This is an inclass closed book and closed
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Autumn Semester 2012
CIVILEN 3700: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Exam g (60 points)
Date: Dec. 10, 2012
Instructions
(a) Please write your name in the space provided below.
(b) This is an inclass closed book and closed
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Concepts you should know so far on uploaded Exams
Updated 16 November 2015 27 November 2015 4 December 2015 8 December 2015
Further updates and possible changes will be coming
Exam 3s
Autumn 2012
You should presently know concept
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TABLES
Table 6.1 LOS Criteria for Basic Freeway Segments
A
B
Criterion
Max density (pc/mi/ln)
Average speed (mi/hr)
Maximum service flow rate (pc/hr/ln)
11
75.0
820
18
74.8
1350
Max density (pc/mi/ln)
Average speed (mi/hr)
Maximum service flow rate (pc/hr
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a. Whatisthetireslipwhenthe
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moss
II. A value between 096 and 1009‘
III. 096
vehicle is moving with wheels completely locked?
b. At wh
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1. The minimum length of vertical curve to provide the necessary sight distance value is
1,135.152391 feet. This was found by using the equation L= (ASD 2)/200(h1+h2)2. A is the
absolute value of G2 subtracted from G1 multiplied by 100. SD is the given si
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INTRODUCTION TO TRANSPORTATION
ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Transportation: The movement of an economic or social good between two
geographic locations
Transportation Analysis: The study of the factors influencing this movement
Transportation Engineering: The
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SKIDDING AND STOPPING DISTANCE
Consider a vehicle with initial velocity, Vo, and decelerating at constant rate, a.
How far does this vehicle travel before its velocity is Vf?
S = Area = (1/2) x (Vo+Vf) x (tf to)
a=(Vf Vo)/ (tf to)
tf to=(Vf Vo)/a
S = (1/2
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QUEUING AND TRAFFIC FLOW ANALYSIS
QUEUE = LINE
PURPOSE: ESTIMATE IMPORTANT HIGHWAY PERFORMANCE MEASURES
(E.G., DELAY, QUEUE LENGTH, TIME TO CLEAR QUEUE) FOR USE IN
DESIGN (E.G., LENGTH OF TURNING BAY, NUMBER OF TOLL
COLLECTION FACILITIES, SIGNAL TIMING) A
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #3: Skidding distances (20 points)
Date handed out: Tue. September 18, 2012
Date due:
Thu. September 27, 2012
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #4: Sight distance on vertical curve (15 points)
Date handed out: Tue. October 9, 2012
Date due:
Thu. October 18, 2012
Always make a
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #1: People Mover System (15 pts)
Date Handed Out: 30 August 2012
Due Date: 6 September 201211 September 2012
A people mover system is
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Assignment #5: Macroscopic Traffic Analysis (15 points)
Date handed out: Tue. October 23, 2012
Date due:
Tue. November 6, 2012 (Note: This is no
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CIVILEN 3700: Transportation Engineering and Analysis
The Ohio State University
Dr. Mark R. McCord
Autumn 2012
Optional Extra Credit Assignment: OTEC Sessions (up to 5 points added to Assignment Grade)
Date handed out: Tue. October 23, 2012
Date due:
Tue.
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Assignment 1: People Mover System
1
1. By using the information given in the base case for a passenger to reach their
destination components represented in Table 1 and the results shown in figure 2 the
expected time varies de
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* ' ' ' The Ohio State University
Autumn Semester 2012
CIVILEN 3700: TRANSPORTATION ENGINEERING AND ANALYSIS
Exam 2 (60 points)
Date: Nov. 1, 2012
Instructions
(a) Please write your name in the space provided below.
(b) This is an inclass closed book and