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. In sizing up others, do you tend to be

  2. Are you more

  3. Are you the kind of person who

  4. Which is more of a compliment

  5. Are you more interested in

  6. Are you swayed more by

  7. Are you more frequently

  8. On the job, do you want your activities

  9. Are you drawn more to

  10. Are you inclined to be more

  11. When the phone rings, do you

  12. Which appeals to you more

  13. Are you more comfortable

  14. At work do you tend to

  15. Which rules you more

  16. Do you tend to be more

  17. Which do you wish more for yourself

  18. Do you speak more in

  19. Do you more often prefer

  20. In stories, do you prefer

  21. Do you usually want things

  22. Waiting in line, do you often

  23. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

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

  25. Do you consider yourself

  26. It is worse to be

  27. Do you like writers who

  28. Do you see yourself as basically

  29. Are you inclined to take what is said

  30. Are you prone to

  31. Is it easier for you to

  32. Would you say you are more

  33. At a party, do you

  34. In a heated discussion do you

  35. Are you inclined to be

  36. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  37. Facts

  38. Is clutter in the work place something you

  39. Do you more often see

  40. In most situations are you more

  41. With people are you usually more

  42. Do you feel better about

  43. Does interacting with strangers

  44. Is it better to be

  45. Are you more

  46. Do you think of yourself as a

  47. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  48. Is it your way to

  49. Are you more likely to trust

  50. When finishing a job, do you like to

  51. Are you more comfortable in making

  52. Is it preferable mostly to

  53. Do you tend to

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

  55. Is it worse to

  56. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  57. Common sense is

  58. Do you prefer contracts to be

  59. Are you more inclined to feel

  60. Do you prefer to work

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

  62. Do you tend to notice

  63. Do you think of yourself as

  64. Are you more often

  65. Are you more

  66. Which seems the greater fault

  67. Children often do not

  68. Are you more satisfied having

  69. Do you prize in yourself

  70. Do you tend to choose

  71. Your gender is:

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