Leadership Types and Styles: Help & Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Laissez-faire is a French phrase that translates into:

Question 2 2. If Juan is able to but unwilling to perform a task, he would be best suited with which type of leadership style?

Question 3 3. Drawbacks of the authoritarian style of leadership include all of the following EXCEPT

Question 4 4. Charismatic leaders are good role models because they _____.

Question 5 5. Sarah the supervisor has a high LPC score. How can the regional manager use this in Sarah's job assignments?

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Question 6 6. All of the following are characteristics of servant leadership, except

Question 7 7. Juan never worked as a waiter before. He asked his boss to let him take a few tables. He said he was ready to take on the challenge. Which leadership style would be best for Juan?

Question 8 8. Charismatic leaders use their _____ to appeal to followers.

Question 9 9. What is most important to a transactional leader when delivering rewards or punishment to subordinates?

Question 10 10. How do unassigned and assigned leadership roles differ?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT part of the leadership style matrix:

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT an example of situational leadership?

Question 13 13. 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 14 14. The servant leader is focused on the growth, development, and advancement of others and not personal gain, power, money, or status.

Question 15 15. The charismatic leader's influence over others is due to his/her _____ power.

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Question 16 16. Tom is a manager that allows employees to relax on the job. He often asks questions like, How are you? Is there anything I can do to help? and Are you satisfied with the working conditions here? Why is this an example of a country club leader?

Question 17 17. Mike is a sales manager who was recently informed of a large account his company will be acquiring this year. He brought this new information up at his monthly meeting so his team could discuss what that might mean for their sales goals this fiscal year. What style of leadership is Mike displaying?

Question 18 18. Autocratic leaders have complete control over

Question 19 19. A formal leadership role refers to:

Question 20 20. Larry the leader has a low LPC score. Which situation will he work best in?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a characteristic of a task-oriented leader?

Question 22 22. All of the following can occur when a charismatic leader has personal motives EXCEPT:

Question 23 23. Sarita recently transferred to a newly-created learning and innovation department at her company. Her new supervisor leads a team of eight but does all the decision making on new projects. Is the supervisor an effective or ineffective leader and why?

Question 24 24. The transformational leader uses _____ to control how they are viewed by their followers.

Question 25 25. Bureaucratic leadership follows a _____ management philosophy.

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Question 26 26. Transactional leadership assumes people are motivated by _____.

Question 27 27. Clara is a veteran waitress who knows what to do and enjoys her work and chatting with the customers. Which leadership style would be best for Clara?

Question 28 28. What type of personality often emerges in the business environment as the authoritarian or autocratic leader?

Question 29 29. When is the participative/democratic leadership style considered effective?

Question 30 30. In which of these situations would a bureaucratic leadership style be most effective?

Leadership Types and Styles: Help & Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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