aschs experiment
Updated: 1/31/2021
aschs experiment

Storyboard Text

  • its a vision test!
  • will you take part in my study?
  • Asch asked people to take part in his study by telling them it was a vision test, this was to deceive them to get more accurate results.
  • the answer is c
  • the answer is c
  • the answer is c
  • the answer is c
  • He only asked male graduates in the us to take part.
  • the answer is c!
  • the study began and with each participant they were placed in a row after four fake participants.
  • 75% of participants conformed at least once
  • the four fake participants answered before the real participant they only said 12 incorrect answers with 18 tests.
  • Asch's conduced this experiment to test whether people would conform and give the same wrong answer or if they would answer correctly.
  • in the end he gathered the results which showed 75% conformed at least once, 32% conformed every time and 25% didn't conform.