?

AP® Psychology

Free Version

Upgrade subject to access all content

Difficult

Hypnotic Susceptability

APPSY-KGVEX4

The Stanford Hypnotic Susceptibility Scale​ is a standardized 12-item scale used to measure hypnotic susceptibility by scoring a person's response to suggestions for movement.

Roland has been hypnotized many times and has scored high in hypnotic movement according to the Stanford Hypnotic Susceptibility Scale. The research on hypnosis suggests that because of his high score he may also have

A

a highly developed fantasy life.

B

difficulty focusing his attention for long.

C

below-average intelligence.

D

a dependent personality.

E

a below-average ability to hypnotize others.