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 sizing up others, do you tend to be

  2. Are you more

  3. In stories, do you prefer

  4. Do you usually want things

  5. Do you more often see

  6. In most situations are you more

  7. Common sense is

  8. Do you prefer contracts to be

  9. Are you more interested in

  10. Are you swayed more by

  11. Do you consider yourself

  12. It is worse to be

  13. Does interacting with strangers

  14. Is it better to be

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

  16. Do you tend to notice

  17. Are you drawn more to

  18. Are you inclined to be more

  19. Are you inclined to take what is said

  20. Are you prone to

  21. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  22. Is it your way to

  23. Are you more

  24. Which seems the greater fault

  25. At work do you tend to

  26. Which rules you more

  27. At a party, do you

  28. In a heated discussion do you

  29. Are you more comfortable in making

  30. Is it preferable mostly to

  31. Do you prize in yourself

  32. Do you tend to choose

  33. Do you speak more in

  34. Do you more often prefer

  35. Facts

  36. Is clutter in the work place something you

  37. Is it worse to

  38. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  39. Are you the kind of person who

  40. Which is more of a compliment

  41. Waiting in line, do you often

  42. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

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

  44. With people are you usually more

  45. Do you feel better about

  46. Are you more inclined to feel

  47. Do you prefer to work

  48. Are you more frequently

  49. On the job, do you want your activities

  50. Do you like writers who

  51. Do you see yourself as basically

  52. Are you more

  53. Do you think of yourself as a

  54. Do you think of yourself as

  55. Are you more often

  56. When the phone rings, do you

  57. Which appeals to you more

  58. Are you more comfortable

  59. Is it easier for you to

  60. Would you say you are more

  61. Are you more likely to trust

  62. When finishing a job, do you like to

  63. Children often do not

  64. Are you more satisfied having

  65. Do you tend to be more

  66. Which do you wish more for yourself

  67. Are you inclined to be

  68. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  69. Do you tend to

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

  71. Your gender is:

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