Psychology Basic Questions! Trivia Test! Quiz

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Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Psychology can be defined as the study of mental processes and behavior psychological assessment. The study uses a range of techniques to study the human mind and behavior, including naturalistic observation, experiments, case studies, and questionnaires. These psychology basic questions trivia test quizzes are perfect for seeing observations you have about the human mind and electricity based on a number of volunteers. Check it out, and be sure to pick the correct observations. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The aim of Milgram's study was to investigate what level of obedience would be shown when participants were told by an authority figure to administer electric shocks to another person.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    How many participants took part in the study?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      35

  • 3. 
    What was a factor for the reality of the study?
    • A. 

      The experimenters shiny shoes

    • B. 

      The questions

    • C. 

      The electric shock generator

    • D. 

      Pulling the names out of the hat

  • 4. 
    How much did the shock increase each time?
    • A. 

      By 10v

    • B. 

      By 25v

    • C. 

      By 17v

    • D. 

      By 15v

  • 5. 
    What percentage of the participants went up 300v?
    • A. 

      100%

    • B. 

      90%

    • C. 

      93%

    • D. 

      64%

  • 6. 
    How many prods were given before the experiment was terminated?
    • A. 

      6

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      8

  • 7. 
    How many participants went up to the full 450v?
    • A. 

      24

    • B. 

      25

    • C. 

      26

    • D. 

      27

  • 8. 
    Where did the experiment take place?
    • A. 

      Shopping mall

    • B. 

      Yale

    • C. 

      College

    • D. 

      Milgram's lab

  • 9. 
    The experiment had high ecological validity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The sample was androcentric.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False