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1

40 male participants recruited by

An advert saying that they were researching into how punishment affects learning

2

As well as the real participants there were also

Two confederates, the learner and the experiment leader

3

He had to give shocks increasing in strength when

The incorrect answer is given

4

At 300 volts the learner pounded the wall and

Gave no response to the next question

5

The experimenter had a series of prompts

It is absolutely essential that you continue, you have no choice you must continue

6

It was predicted before the experiment that

All the participants would refuse to obey the experimenter

7

Only 4% where predicted to reach

300 volts

8

65% of participants continued to

450 volts

9

All participants went to

300 volts

10

Crimes against humanity may be the result of

Situational rather than dis positional factors

11

The teacher and learner in the same room

Obedience was 40%

12

The teacher had to put the learners hand on the shock plate

Obedience was 30% but the mean shock level was 270 volts

13

When the experimenter gave orders over the phone obedience was

21%, some people gave weaker shocks then required, but told the experimenter they where doing the right thing

14

With two confederates and one real ppt, when they refused to continue

The real participant refused to continue also, 4 out of 40 carried on to the maximum shock level

15

When the ppt was told to give the shocks they thought the person deserved

1 out of the 40 ppts gave the maximum shock, 95% refused to deliver a shock beyond the point where the learner first protested

16

People obey orders if

They believe someone has legitimate authority