Tutorial: Simple Implicit Attitude Task

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This tutorial builds a simplified Implicit Attitude Task (IAT). A number of standard IAT procedures have been been omitted for the sake of illustrating basic Inquisit programming concepts. The script produced by this tutorial is provided for instructional purposes only and should not be used for research. To learn how to create an up-to-date IAT, please see the IAT with Custom Categories and Items Tutorial or the Picture IAT Tutorial.

On the following pages, Inquisit commands are printed in blue, and comments are printed in black:

Before you Begin

  1. Download and install Inquisit Lab


  1. Creating Text Stimuli
  2. Creating Instructions
  3. Creating Trials
  4. Creating Blocks
  5. Creating an Experiment

Creating Text Stimuli