Personality Test
Personality Temperament Test
Personality Test

The Keirsey Temperament Sorter®-II (KTS®-II) is the most widely used personality instrument in the world. It is a powerful 70 question personality instrument that helps individuals discover their personality type. The KTS-II is based on Keirsey Temperament Theory™, published in the best selling books, Please Understand Me® and Please Understand Me II, by Dr. David Keirsey.

Instructions

It is important that you answer all the questions from the perspective of what feels real for you and not try to give answers that you think would sound like how you should behave in any particular situation. The objective is to understand yourself as you really are – not the way, for example, you must react in your job, or others expect you to behave. Effectiveness as an individual or leader is not based on any particular personality style. It is really about how well you know yourself and others.

There are two choices for each question. If both seem to apply, choose the one that feels most comfortable to you. There are no right or wrong answers – about half the population agrees with whatever choice you make.

When you have answered all the questions, click on the "Score it!" button to receive your free Keirsey Temperament Report. To take the KTS-II in a language other than English, please choose from the languages in the pull-down selection below.

We offer the KTS II in several languages. You may select the language in which you take the Sorter below. At this time, all temperament reports are delivered in English.

  1. Facts

  2. In sizing up others, do you tend to be

  3. Is clutter in the work place something you

  4. Are you more

  5. Is it worse to

  6. In stories, do you prefer

  7. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  8. Do you usually want things

  9. Are you the kind of person who

  10. Do you more often see

  11. Which is more of a compliment

  12. In most situations are you more

  13. Waiting in line, do you often

  14. Common sense is

  15. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  16. Do you prefer contracts to be

  17. At work, is it more natural for you to

  18. Are you more interested in

  19. With people are you usually more

  20. Are you swayed more by

  21. Do you feel better about

  22. Do you consider yourself

  23. Are you more inclined to feel

  24. It is worse to be

  25. Do you prefer to work

  26. Does interacting with strangers

  27. Are you more frequently

  28. Is it better to be

  29. On the job, do you want your activities

  30. Do you like writers who

  31. In making up your mind are you more likely to go by

  32. Do you see yourself as basically

  33. Do you tend to notice

  34. Are you more

  35. Are you drawn more to

  36. Do you think of yourself as a

  37. Are you inclined to be more

  38. Do you think of yourself as

  39. Are you inclined to take what is said

  40. Are you more often

  41. Are you prone to

  42. When the phone rings, do you

  43. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  44. Which appeals to you more

  45. Is it your way to

  46. Are you more comfortable

  47. Are you more

  48. Is it easier for you to

  49. Which seems the greater fault

  50. Would you say you are more

  51. At work do you tend to

  52. Are you more likely to trust

  53. Which rules you more

  54. When finishing a job, do you like to

  55. At a party, do you

  56. Children often do not

  57. In a heated discussion do you

  58. Are you more satisfied having

  59. Do you tend to be more

  60. Are you more comfortable in making

  61. Which do you wish more for yourself

  62. Is it preferable mostly to

  63. Are you inclined to be

  64. Do you prize in yourself

  65. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  66. Do you tend to choose

  67. Do you tend to

  68. Do you speak more in

  69. When in charge of others do you tend to be

  70. Do you more often prefer

  71. Your gender is:

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