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. Do you think of yourself as

  2. Is it worse to

  3. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  4. Do you more often see

  5. Is it easier for you to

  6. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  7. Which rules you more

  8. Are you swayed more by

  9. Are you more satisfied having

  10. Do you prefer to work

  11. Is it preferable mostly to

  12. When the phone rings, do you

  13. Are you the kind of person who

  14. Are you more

  15. Common sense is

  16. Are you more likely to trust

  17. With people are you usually more

  18. In a heated discussion do you

  19. It is worse to be

  20. Which do you wish more for yourself

  21. On the job, do you want your activities

  22. Do you tend to choose

  23. Do you tend to notice

  24. Waiting in line, do you often

  25. At work do you tend to

  26. Are you more interested in

  27. Children often do not

  28. Are you more inclined to feel

  29. Are you more comfortable in making

  30. Is it better to be

  31. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  32. Do you see yourself as basically

  33. Do you more often prefer

  34. Are you inclined to be more

  35. Are you more

  36. At a party, do you

  37. Do you consider yourself

  38. Do you tend to be more

  39. Are you more frequently

  40. Do you prize in yourself

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

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

  43. Do you think of yourself as a

  44. Is clutter in the work place something you

  45. Are you prone to

  46. Do you usually want things

  47. Are you more comfortable

  48. Does interacting with strangers

  49. Are you inclined to be

  50. Do you like writers who

  51. Do you speak more in

  52. Are you drawn more to

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

  54. Are you more often

  55. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  56. Is it your way to

  57. In most situations are you more

  58. Would you say you are more

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

  60. Do you tend to

  61. Are you more

  62. Facts

  63. Are you inclined to take what is said

  64. In stories, do you prefer

  65. Which appeals to you more

  66. Which is more of a compliment

  67. Which seems the greater fault

  68. Do you prefer contracts to be

  69. When finishing a job, do you like to

  70. Do you feel better about

  71. Your gender is:

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