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. Which seems the greater fault

  2. Do you think of yourself as a

  3. It is worse to be

  4. Which is more of a compliment

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

  6. In a heated discussion do you

  7. Which appeals to you more

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

  9. With people are you usually more

  10. In stories, do you prefer

  11. Do you prize in yourself

  12. Are you more likely to trust

  13. Are you inclined to take what is said

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

  15. Are you more frequently

  16. Are you more

  17. Common sense is

  18. Is it preferable mostly to

  19. Facts

  20. Would you say you are more

  21. Do you tend to be more

  22. Are you inclined to be more

  23. Are you more

  24. Do you prefer to work

  25. Are you more

  26. In most situations are you more

  27. Do you consider yourself

  28. Do you more often prefer

  29. Are you the kind of person who

  30. Are you more satisfied having

  31. Do you tend to

  32. Is it your way to

  33. At a party, do you

  34. Do you see yourself as basically

  35. When the phone rings, do you

  36. Are you swayed more by

  37. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  38. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  39. Which rules you more

  40. Are you more often

  41. Is it better to be

  42. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

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

  44. Are you more comfortable in making

  45. Is it easier for you to

  46. Are you drawn more to

  47. Are you more inclined to feel

  48. Do you more often see

  49. Do you speak more in

  50. Are you more comfortable

  51. Children often do not

  52. Do you tend to notice

  53. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  54. Do you feel better about

  55. Do you like writers who

  56. Do you usually want things

  57. Are you more interested in

  58. Do you tend to choose

  59. Is it worse to

  60. When finishing a job, do you like to

  61. Are you inclined to be

  62. Are you prone to

  63. At work do you tend to

  64. On the job, do you want your activities

  65. Do you think of yourself as

  66. Do you prefer contracts to be

  67. Does interacting with strangers

  68. Is clutter in the work place something you

  69. Waiting in line, do you often

  70. Which do you wish more for yourself

  71. Your gender is:

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