Milgram's study

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1. How were the roles (teacher and learner) given out?

  • Through a rigged draw which always assigned the naive participant role of teacher
  • Through a rigged draw which always assigned the naive participant role of learner
  • Through a draw
  • The researcher decided
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2. What were the results?

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

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

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

4. What did Milgram conclude?

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

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

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

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