What Is Democratic Leadership? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages


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An approach to management that encourages self-determination, inclusiveness, equal participation and deliberation is:

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1. Which of the following two concepts need to be carefully distinguished when examining democratic leadership?

2. What's the difference between authority and leadership?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help check your understanding of the lesson on the pros and cons of democratic leadership. Some of the details that you will be assessed on include the empowerment of group members.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this printable worksheet and quiz to review:

  • Features of democratic leadership
  • Difference between authority and leadership
  • What is not an advantage of democratic leadership

Skills Practiced

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

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the pros and cons of democratic leadership
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as authority and leadership
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the ability to influence others

Additional Learning

To learn more about this topic, review the accompanying lesson What Is Democratic Leadership? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define and identify the characteristics of democratic leadership
  • Understand the benefits of a democratic style of management
  • Recognize the disadvantages of democratic leadership