Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1
Loftus & Palmer (1974)

Aim
To see if the phrasing of questions would affect speed estimates.

First experiment

Procedure
45 participants split into the 5 conditions.
They watched a video of a car crash and where then asked questions about
the incident including one about the speed of the car…

Page 2

Preview of page 2
Information gained after an event by external sources (in this case the verb)
becomes integrated with the original memory and forms a single
memory over time.


Strengths
High reliability
o Being a lab experiment there were high levels of control (all
participants watched the same video etc.) so the study…

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »