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. When in charge of others do you tend to be

  2. Do you like writers who

  3. On the job, do you want your activities

  4. Are you more comfortable in making

  5. Do you consider yourself

  6. Are you swayed more by

  7. Are you more likely to trust

  8. Would you say you are more

  9. Waiting in line, do you often

  10. Which is more of a compliment

  11. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  12. Are you prone to

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

  14. Are you more

  15. Do you see yourself as basically

  16. Do you prize in yourself

  17. Is it preferable mostly to

  18. Does interacting with strangers

  19. It is worse to be

  20. Children often do not

  21. When finishing a job, do you like to

  22. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  23. Are you more

  24. Is it your way to

  25. In stories, do you prefer

  26. Are you more

  27. Do you think of yourself as

  28. Do you think of yourself as a

  29. Do you speak more in

  30. Do you tend to choose

  31. Is it better to be

  32. Do you tend to be more

  33. Are you more satisfied having

  34. With people are you usually more

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

  36. At work do you tend to

  37. Which seems the greater fault

  38. Do you more often see

  39. Do you usually want things

  40. When the phone rings, do you

  41. Are you more often

  42. Facts

  43. Do you more often prefer

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

  45. Are you inclined to be

  46. Which do you wish more for yourself

  47. Are you more inclined to feel

  48. Do you feel better about

  49. At a party, do you

  50. Which rules you more

  51. Common sense is

  52. In most situations are you more

  53. Which appeals to you more

  54. Is it worse to

  55. Is clutter in the work place something you

  56. Are you drawn more to

  57. Do you tend to notice

  58. Do you tend to

  59. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  60. Are you more frequently

  61. Do you prefer to work

  62. In a heated discussion do you

  63. Are you more interested in

  64. Do you prefer contracts to be

  65. Is it easier for you to

  66. Are you more comfortable

  67. Are you the kind of person who

  68. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  69. Are you inclined to take what is said

  70. Are you inclined to be more

  71. Your gender is:

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