Formal Leadership: Definition & Explanation


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What is the basis of formal leadership?

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1. Why is formal leadership usually necessary?

2. Which of the following does not help define the scope and limitations of formal leadership authority?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Formal leadership follows rules, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help test your understanding of them and examples.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the following items:

  • Best way a formal leader can expand power
  • Thing that doesn't define scope of limitations of formal leadership authority
  • Reason why formal leadership is usually necessary
  • Basis of formal leadership

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related formal leadership lesson
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define concepts of formal leadership
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the purpose of formal leadership

Additional Learning

To learn more about the 4 concepts of formal leadership, review the corresponding lesson called Formal Leadership: Definition & Explanation. The lesson accomplishes the following objectives:

  • Defines formal leadership
  • Stresses the need for formal leaders to be in existence to communicate with external organizations
  • Explains the 4 concepts of formal leadership