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1

Participants

40 male volunteer

2

How was sample gathered

Newspaper ads
$4.50 offered

3

Voltage range

15-450

4

Voltage intervals

15

5

Percentage went to 300v

100%

6

Percentage went to 450v

65%

7

At what voltage did learner start to display distress

300v by banging on wall

8

How did researcher get participant to continue

Verbal prods

9

Average voltage given

368v

10

What percentage did psychology students predict would go to 450v

1.2%

11

What qualitative data was gathered?

Comments and protests participants made during the procedure
Observation of body language

12

How did participants show signs of tension

Groaning sweating biting lips and stuttering

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Conclusion

People find the experience of receiving and obeying destructive orders highly stressed