CEE 3610 Introduction to Transportation Engineering
Spring, 2012
Assignment 2
Solution
1. A loop detector sensing traffic flow in a single lane of a freeway records the passage of 25
vehicles over a one-minute time interval, and an occupancy fraction of 0
CEE 3610 - Transportation Systems Design
Prof. Mark A. Turnquist
Spring, 2012
Assignment 3 - Solution
1. For an intersection with a 70-second cycle time, the saturation flow for a critical lane group of
interest is 1900 vehicles per hour of green. The eff
CEE 3610 Introduction to Transportation Engineering
Spring, 2012
Assignment 4 - Solution
1. Use the cross-classification table (Table 8.2.3 in the reading from Papacostas and
Prevedouros) for home-based non-work trips to estimate trip productions in a sub
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering & Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
TA:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
Kaihang Shi
Prelim Exam 2 - Solution
(Total points 100)
Question 1 (20 points) (UT
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering & Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
TA:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
Kaihang Shi
Prelim Exam 1 - SOLUTION
(Total points 100)
Question 1 (5 points). (In
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering & Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
TA:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
Kaihang Shi
ASSIGNMENT #5
(Total 30 points, due Tuesday June 18, 2013)
Question 1
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering & Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
TA:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
Kaihang Shi
ASSIGNMENT #4 - SOLUTION
(Total 55 points, due Tuesday June 11, 2013)
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering & Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
ASSIGNMENT #3 - SOLUTION
(Total 35 points, due Monday June 3, 2013 Afternoon)
Question
Cornell University
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering
CEE 3610-Introduction to Transportation Engineering& Planning
Summer 2013
Instructor:
Dr. John R. Mbwana
ASSIGNMENT #2
Solution
1. The authors of the America 2050 report focus on the emergence
A Prospectus
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As never before,
the nations economic
prospects are being
threatened by global
competitors, all of whom
have created long-range
strategies for growth
and competitiveness.
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CEE 3610 - Introduction to Transportation Engineering
Prof. Mark A. Turnquist
Spring, 2012
Derivation of Greenshields Model of Speed vs. Density
Greenshields model can be related to a basic assumption about how a driver follows the vehicle
in front of her