Milgram's study

HideShow resource information

1. What did Milgram conclude?

  • We are socialised to disrespect authority figures
  • We are socialised to be neutral
  • We are socialised to recognise authority and to react with obedience
  • We are socialised to disobey
1 of 10

Other questions in this quiz

2. What were the results?

  • Every participant continued to at least 300v. 26 (65%) went all the way to 450v
  • Only 2 participants went all the way to 450v
  • Every participant shocked all the way to 450v
  • No participants went past 350v

3. What is the aim of Milgram's study?

  • To see if participants would shock someone at least once
  • To see how obedient naive participants would be when ordered to shock someone
  • To see if partcipants would shock the researcher
  • To see if participants could figure out the experiment was a hoax

4. Which of the following is correct?

  • Many participants were psychologically damaged after the study
  • Many participants showed signs of stress during the study, such as sweating and trembling
  • Many participants physically harmed the researcher
  • Many participants dropped out of the study

5. What was the sample for Milgram's study?

  • 12 people
  • 40 people
  • 200 people
  • 35 people

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Social psychology resources »