Midterm mc and tf, 1 fill in the blank. Defining groups: two or more individuals, achieve a set of objectives. Defining a team: clear, specific goals & objectives, trust the ability to raise to the surface those issues that may keep me as a. Interdependence participant on this team to be fully engaged in what i"m doing: cohesiveness, potency do you believe you can do it, time-bound definite timeline to its existence. The critical differerentiator between a group and a team is trust . Teams and groups have common elements in their phases of development. The team members have a set of clearly defined goals and conduct a brutally honest assessment of the requirements to achieve the goals. The recognition and acceptance that we must work together to achieve the goals. A level of comfort to raise to the surface those issues, concerns and problems that may keep members from fully committing to the work and goals of the team.