Studies into conformity
Prep 1 task 5: Watch the video clip on Asch's study of conformity and then answer the questions:
a) What images did Asch use to measure conformity
b) How many people were a real participant (subject)
c) What are the different explanations given for why participants gave the wrong answer?
d) What happens if the participant has a partner who gives the correct response?
e) What happens if people write their answers rather than say it in public?
f) What is informational conformity and normative conformity?