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. It is worse to be

  2. Which rules you more

  3. Which is more of a compliment

  4. Are you more often

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

  6. Is it better to be

  7. In a heated discussion do you

  8. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  9. Which appeals to you more

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

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

  12. Are you more comfortable in making

  13. With people are you usually more

  14. Is it easier for you to

  15. In stories, do you prefer

  16. Are you drawn more to

  17. Do you prize in yourself

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

  19. Are you more inclined to feel

  20. Are you more comfortable

  21. Are you more likely to trust

  22. Are you more

  23. Do you more often see

  24. Do you tend to notice

  25. Are you inclined to take what is said

  26. Is it preferable mostly to

  27. Do you speak more in

  28. Do you feel better about

  29. Are you more frequently

  30. Would you say you are more

  31. Children often do not

  32. Do you usually want things

  33. Common sense is

  34. Are you inclined to be more

  35. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  36. Do you tend to choose

  37. Facts

  38. Do you prefer to work

  39. Do you like writers who

  40. When finishing a job, do you like to

  41. Do you tend to be more

  42. In most situations are you more

  43. Are you more interested in

  44. Are you prone to

  45. Are you more

  46. Do you more often prefer

  47. Is it worse to

  48. On the job, do you want your activities

  49. Are you more

  50. Are you more satisfied having

  51. Are you inclined to be

  52. Do you prefer contracts to be

  53. Do you consider yourself

  54. Is it your way to

  55. At work do you tend to

  56. Is clutter in the work place something you

  57. Are you the kind of person who

  58. Do you see yourself as basically

  59. Do you think of yourself as

  60. Which do you wish more for yourself

  61. Do you tend to

  62. Are you swayed more by

  63. Does interacting with strangers

  64. Which seems the greater fault

  65. At a party, do you

  66. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  67. Waiting in line, do you often

  68. Do you think of yourself as a

  69. When the phone rings, do you

  70. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  71. Your gender is:

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