# Intersection facts for kids

An **intersection** is where two or more roads come together. Intersections are also known as *junctions*. At an intersection, there can be stop signs on one or both sides of the intersection. There can also be a stop light.

## Kinds of intersections

There are two major types of intersections.

- 3-way intersection
- Also called a
*T intersection*, 3-way intersections make a T-like shape. - 4-way intersection
- 4-way intersections make a cross- or +-like shape.

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