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2. In the control condition, how many participants gave at least 300V

  • 40
  • 35
  • 20
  • 30

3. In the control condition, how many participants gave the full 450V

  • 16
  • 26
  • 36
  • 6

4. In the 1st experimental conditon, when did the first stooge refuse to give any more shocks

  • 100V
  • 150V
  • 200V
  • 250V

5. What was the aim of the study?

  • To test whether the rate of obedience would be affected by witnessing a rebellious or obedient participant
  • To see whether the would obey a doctor when doing so would breach hospital regulations and endanger a patient's life
  • To investigate destructive obedience in an everyday situation
  • To see how obedient participants would be in a situation where following orders would mean breaking their moral code and harming another person


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