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What University was it originally set in?
Yale
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How many volunteers were in the original experiment?
40 males
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What was the name of the 'other participant' who was in fact acting?
Mr Wallace
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What percentage of people went to 300V?
100%
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What percentage of people went to 450V?
65%
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What was the experiment supposed to be testing?
Memory and Punishment
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What did the man in the lab coat say to people who tried to withdraw?
It is essential that you continue, you must continue.
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When the study was replicated in a run-down office building what did the obedience rate fall to?
47.5%
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