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. Are you drawn more to

  2. Do you more often prefer

  3. At a party, do you

  4. With people are you usually more

  5. When finishing a job, do you like to

  6. Do you think of yourself as

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

  8. Are you inclined to be more

  9. Do you consider yourself

  10. In a heated discussion do you

  11. Do you feel better about

  12. Is it worse to

  13. Are you more often

  14. Are you more

  15. Do you tend to be more

  16. It is worse to be

  17. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  18. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  19. Are you more frequently

  20. Which do you wish more for yourself

  21. Do you more often see

  22. Is it your way to

  23. Do you prize in yourself

  24. On the job, do you want your activities

  25. Waiting in line, do you often

  26. Is it easier for you to

  27. In most situations are you more

  28. Do you tend to

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

  30. Do you tend to choose

  31. At work do you tend to

  32. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  33. Would you say you are more

  34. Are you more

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

  36. Do you tend to notice

  37. Are you more interested in

  38. Which rules you more

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

  40. Facts

  41. Do you think of yourself as a

  42. Children often do not

  43. Are you swayed more by

  44. Are you inclined to take what is said

  45. Is clutter in the work place something you

  46. Are you more inclined to feel

  47. Are you more satisfied having

  48. When the phone rings, do you

  49. In stories, do you prefer

  50. Are you prone to

  51. Does interacting with strangers

  52. Are you more comfortable in making

  53. Do you prefer to work

  54. Are you the kind of person who

  55. Which appeals to you more

  56. Do you usually want things

  57. Are you inclined to be

  58. Is it better to be

  59. Is it preferable mostly to

  60. Are you more

  61. Which is more of a compliment

  62. Are you more comfortable

  63. Do you like writers who

  64. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  65. Common sense is

  66. Which seems the greater fault

  67. Do you speak more in

  68. Do you see yourself as basically

  69. Are you more likely to trust

  70. Do you prefer contracts to be

  71. Your gender is:

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