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. When the phone rings, do you

  4. Is it easier for you to

  5. When finishing a job, do you like to

  6. Waiting in line, do you often

  7. With people are you usually more

  8. Do you prefer to work

  9. At a party, do you

  10. Are you more comfortable in making

  11. Do you tend to choose

  12. Does interacting with strangers

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

  14. Are you inclined to be more

  15. Do you tend to

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

  17. Do you usually want things

  18. Do you think of yourself as

  19. Which appeals to you more

  20. Would you say you are more

  21. Are you the kind of person who

  22. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  23. Do you feel better about

  24. At work do you tend to

  25. In a heated discussion do you

  26. Is it preferable mostly to

  27. Do you consider yourself

  28. Is it better to be

  29. Do you tend to notice

  30. Are you inclined to be

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

  32. Are you more

  33. Are you more

  34. Are you more often

  35. Are you more comfortable

  36. Is it worse to

  37. Which is more of a compliment

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

  39. Are you more

  40. Which rules you more

  41. Are you more interested in

  42. It is worse to be

  43. Do you tend to be more

  44. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  45. Do you like writers who

  46. Do you think of yourself as a

  47. Facts

  48. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  49. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  50. Which seems the greater fault

  51. Common sense is

  52. Are you swayed more by

  53. Children often do not

  54. Which do you wish more for yourself

  55. Are you more frequently

  56. Do you see yourself as basically

  57. Do you speak more in

  58. Is clutter in the work place something you

  59. Are you inclined to take what is said

  60. Is it your way to

  61. Do you more often see

  62. Do you prefer contracts to be

  63. Are you more likely to trust

  64. Are you more satisfied having

  65. Are you more inclined to feel

  66. On the job, do you want your activities

  67. Do you prize in yourself

  68. Do you more often prefer

  69. Are you drawn more to

  70. Are you prone to

  71. Your gender is:

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