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 stories, do you prefer

  2. In most situations are you more

  3. At a party, do you

  4. Are you more comfortable in making

  5. Do you tend to choose

  6. Do you think of yourself as

  7. Which appeals to you more

  8. Would you say you are more

  9. Do you consider yourself

  10. Is it better to be

  11. Do you tend to notice

  12. Is it worse to

  13. Which is more of a compliment

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

  15. Do you tend to be more

  16. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  17. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  18. Which seems the greater fault

  19. Are you more frequently

  20. Do you see yourself as basically

  21. Do you more often see

  22. Do you prefer contracts to be

  23. Do you prize in yourself

  24. Do you more often prefer

  25. When the phone rings, do you

  26. Is it easier for you to

  27. When finishing a job, do you like to

  28. Does interacting with strangers

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

  30. Are you inclined to be more

  31. Are you the kind of person who

  32. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  33. Do you feel better about

  34. Are you inclined to be

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

  36. Are you more

  37. Are you more

  38. Which rules you more

  39. Do you like writers who

  40. Do you think of yourself as a

  41. Common sense is

  42. Are you swayed more by

  43. Do you speak more in

  44. Is clutter in the work place something you

  45. Are you more likely to trust

  46. Are you more satisfied having

  47. Are you drawn more to

  48. Are you prone to

  49. Waiting in line, do you often

  50. With people are you usually more

  51. Do you prefer to work

  52. Do you tend to

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

  54. Do you usually want things

  55. At work do you tend to

  56. In a heated discussion do you

  57. Is it preferable mostly to

  58. Are you more

  59. Are you more often

  60. Are you more comfortable

  61. Are you more interested in

  62. It is worse to be

  63. Facts

  64. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  65. Children often do not

  66. Which do you wish more for yourself

  67. Are you inclined to take what is said

  68. Is it your way to

  69. Are you more inclined to feel

  70. On the job, do you want your activities

  71. Your gender is:

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