Problem 1: Basic Freeway
Sections

In this problem, you will consider the following issues as you work
through the computations for three sub-problems:

Sub-problem 1a: Traffic Flow
Patterns

Variation in volumes

Variations in the PHF

Speed-flow relationship

Flow-Occupancy

Sub-problem 1b: Basic
Freeway Section Analysis (Eastbound Section)

Selection of Appropriate Data

Basic Freeway Analysis

Sub-problem 1c: Analysis of
the Westbound Freeway Section

Number of Travel Lanes

Truck Climbing Lanes

Effect of Grades on Analyses