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Leadership Styles in Business Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Who is considered to have developed the idea of bureaucratic leadership?

Question 2 2. What type of leader emerged out of the contingency school of management, which can be summarized as the 'it all depends' approach?

Question 3 3. In which of these situations will bureaucratic leadership fail?

Question 4 4. Transactional leadership assumes people are motivated by _____.

Question 5 5. Bureaucratic leadership follows a _____ management philosophy.

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Question 6 6. Charismatic leaders are good role models because they _____.

Question 7 7. Which school of thought produced situational management?

Question 8 8. The laissez-faire leader provides their employee with which of the following?

Question 9 9. Which type of leader will spend time getting to know each of his or her subordinates, making them feel valued and, at times, one of the most important employees they have?

Question 10 10. Identify the individual below who was not identified as a servant leader:

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT an example of situational leadership?

Question 12 12. According to situational theory, _____.

Question 13 13. At which point will the laissez-faire leader intervene in an employee's work?

Question 14 14. Anne coaches girls soccer. This season she is working with teams from two different age groups, one team is for 8-9 year old girls, and the other is for 14-16 year old girls. How can Anne apply situational leadership based on the capacity of the followers?

Question 15 15. Laissez-faire is a French phrase that translates into:

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Question 16 16. Which of the following scenarios depicts intellectual stimulation?

Question 17 17. A leader who allows subordinates to work on their own is using which type of leadership?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about transactional leaders and the chain of command is FALSE?

Question 19 19. Participative leaders are also known as:

Question 20 20. Benefits of the authoritarian style of leadership include all of the following EXCEPT

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of a participative/democratic leader?

Question 22 22. Task-oriented leaders and people-oriented leaders are known as your type of:

Question 23 23. Employees under a participative/democratic leadership tend to have a high level of _____ and _____.

Question 24 24. What type of leadership is useful in organizations where there are serious risks?

Question 25 25. Which type of leader works continuously to expose the potential of followers and the organization to bring them to the next level of success?

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Question 26 26. Monitoring employees is a critical activity for the laissez-faire leader for all of the following reasons EXCEPT

Question 27 27. How do people-oriented leaders try to focus their employees?

Question 28 28. Which type of leader depends on the concepts of actions and reactions to motivate, manage and guide employees to success?

Question 29 29. The transformational leader uses _____ to control how they are viewed by their followers.

Question 30 30. Which type of leaders have complete control over decision making and expect their subordinates to trust that they have come to the best possible decision on their own without needing insight from others?

Leadership Styles in Business Chapter Exam Instructions

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