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 usually want things

  2. Is it your way to

  3. Which is more of a compliment

  4. Is it easier for you to

  5. Common sense is

  6. At work do you tend to

  7. Do you prefer to work

  8. Which do you wish more for yourself

  9. Is it better to be

  10. Do you prize in yourself

  11. Do you like writers who

  12. Do you tend to

  13. Are you more

  14. Are you prone to

  15. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  16. Which appeals to you more

  17. Do you more often see

  18. Are you more

  19. Waiting in line, do you often

  20. Do you feel better about

  21. Are you more satisfied having

  22. It is worse to be

  23. Are you more comfortable in making

  24. Are you more frequently

  25. Are you inclined to be

  26. Are you inclined to be more

  27. Is clutter in the work place something you

  28. Are you more often

  29. In stories, do you prefer

  30. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  31. Are you the kind of person who

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

  33. When finishing a job, do you like to

  34. Are you swayed more by

  35. In a heated discussion do you

  36. Are you more inclined to feel

  37. Do you tend to be more

  38. Does interacting with strangers

  39. Do you tend to notice

  40. Do you more often prefer

  41. Do you think of yourself as a

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

  43. Are you inclined to take what is said

  44. Is it worse to

  45. When the phone rings, do you

  46. Would you say you are more

  47. Do you prefer contracts to be

  48. Which rules you more

  49. With people are you usually more

  50. Children often do not

  51. Do you consider yourself

  52. Do you tend to choose

  53. Do you see yourself as basically

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

  55. Are you drawn more to

  56. Facts

  57. Do you think of yourself as

  58. Are you more comfortable

  59. In most situations are you more

  60. Which seems the greater fault

  61. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  62. Are you more likely to trust

  63. Are you more interested in

  64. At a party, do you

  65. Is it preferable mostly to

  66. On the job, do you want your activities

  67. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

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

  69. Do you speak more in

  70. Are you more

  71. Your gender is:

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