Social Power: Definition & Concept


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If you have one form of social power, are you guaranteed to have other forms?

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1. What is power?

2. In what fields would one be most likely to find social power?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet assumes you have a solid understanding of the function of social power within society. Knowledge of key terms and types of social power are required to pass this quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

To pass this quiz you will need to recall:

  • The definition of power
  • Forms of social power
  • What groups of people are associated with social power

Skills Practiced

  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about wealth in a different light
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast related concepts from the lesson, such as power and social power
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding forms of social power

Additional Learning

For more about social power, check out the related lesson called Social Power: Definition & Concept. This lesson will discuss:

  • Examples of social power
  • The impact of social power
  • How use of social power changes over time