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 tend to choose

  2. Are you swayed more by

  3. Which appeals to you more

  4. Do you speak more in

  5. Do you consider yourself

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

  7. Are you prone to

  8. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  9. With people are you usually more

  10. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  11. Do you tend to

  12. Is it preferable mostly to

  13. Do you prefer contracts to be

  14. Are you more often

  15. Do you prize in yourself

  16. Are you more interested in

  17. When the phone rings, do you

  18. Are you inclined to be more

  19. Which do you wish more for yourself

  20. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  21. Are you inclined to take what is said

  22. Are you inclined to be

  23. In most situations are you more

  24. Do you think of yourself as a

  25. Are you more comfortable in making

  26. Common sense is

  27. Do you think of yourself as

  28. Do you tend to notice

  29. Are you more satisfied having

  30. Which is more of a compliment

  31. Are you drawn more to

  32. Do you tend to be more

  33. Waiting in line, do you often

  34. Do you usually want things

  35. Do you see yourself as basically

  36. In a heated discussion do you

  37. Do you more often see

  38. Are you more

  39. When finishing a job, do you like to

  40. Do you value in yourself more that you are

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

  42. Children often do not

  43. Are you the kind of person who

  44. Are you more

  45. On the job, do you want your activities

  46. Which rules you more

  47. In stories, do you prefer

  48. Do you like writers who

  49. At a party, do you

  50. Would you say you are more

  51. Is clutter in the work place something you

  52. Is it better to be

  53. Are you more likely to trust

  54. Is it worse to

  55. Do you prefer to work

  56. Which seems the greater fault

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

  58. Are you more frequently

  59. At work do you tend to

  60. Are you more comfortable

  61. Do you more often prefer

  62. It is worse to be

  63. Is it easier for you to

  64. Facts

  65. Does interacting with strangers

  66. Do you feel better about

  67. Is it your way to

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

  69. Are you more inclined to feel

  70. Are you more

  71. Your gender is:

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