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2. What does confederate mean?

  • An actor taking part in the experiment who pretends to be a subject but who works for the researcher
  • The person/people who physically organise the experiment and take care of legal issues
  • A participant who agrees to take part in an illegal experiment
  • A person who is part of an experiment without their knowledge

3. Who replicated Asch's experiment in 1980?

  • Perrin and Spencer
  • Philip Zimbardo
  • Stanley Milgram
  • Solomon Asch himself

4. Which of these was an ethical issue during the experiment?

  • Participants were deceived into thinking it was a vision test
  • Participants did not sign a contract of consent stating that they were happy to take part
  • Participants didn't know they were being filmed or recorded
  • Participants were visibly distressed from being made fun of when they didn't conform.

5. How many naive participants were there in each group?

  • 1
  • 4
  • 2
  • 3


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