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Characterized by the interstate highway system; a limited-access highway with grade separated interchanges; primary function is to move vehicles between cities and across urban areas

Freeway

2

Usually a multilane, divided highway with controlled access; not all interchanges
will be grade separated, and some direct property access is provided; usual means of controlling access is by a boundary road that collects traffic at the side and moves it to selected access points

Expressway

3

Major intercity streets; provide direct property access at their boundaries but on-street parking is usually not permitted; traffic control is accomplished by signalized intersections

Arterial streets

4

Neighborhood streets; pick up the traffic from local streets and
transfer it to arterial streets; traffic control will usually by provided by stop signs on the side streets and on-street parking may be permitted

Collector streets

5

Short streets that discourage through traffic; provide direct access to residential properties and permit on-street parking

Local streets

6

Comfortable slope percentage for walks

1-3%

7

Minimum noticeable slope percentage on grade for pedestrians

5%

8

Maximum slope percentage on walkways

10%

9

Recommended side slopes on walkways

1-3%

10

Badminton court dimension for singles

5 x 13

17ft x 44ft
(5.182m x 13.411m)

11

Badminton court dimension for doubles

6 x 13

20ft x 44ft
(6.096m x 13.411m)

12

Basketball court dimension for high school

26 x 15

84ft x 50ft
(25.603m x 15.240m)

13

Basketball court dimension for collegiate

29 x 15

94ft x 50ft
(28.651m x 15.240m)

14

Basketball court dimension for international

26 x 14

85ft x 46ft*
(26m x 14m)

15

Football (soccer) field dimension for junior high

50 x 91

55yds x 100yds
(165ft x 300ft)
(50.292m x 91.44m)

16

Football (soccer) field dimension for high school

59 x 100

65yds x 110yds
(195ft x 330ft)
(59.436m x 100.584m)

17

Football (soccer) field dimension for championship

68 x 110

75yds x 120yds
(225ft x 360ft)
(68.58m x 109.728m)

18

Tennis court dimension

11 x 24

36ft x 78ft
(10.973m x 23.774m)

19

Volleyball court dimension

9 x 18

30ft x 60ft
(9.144m x 18.288m)