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CHAPTER 2 Background This chapter of the Manual presents general background information on construction materials and flexible pavements. It is intended for engineers and technicians with little background in these subjects. The information presented is not controversial and can be found in many other references, including introductory texts on construction materials and pavements. Therefore, further sup- porting details and justification are not needed for the information given in this chapter. 227