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. Does interacting with strangers

  2. At work do you tend to

  3. Is it worse to

  4. Do you like writers who

  5. Children often do not

  6. Do you more often see

  7. Are you drawn more to

  8. Are you more comfortable in making

  9. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  10. Are you more often

  11. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  12. Are you swayed more by

  13. Is it your way to

  14. Do you more often prefer

  15. Do you prefer to work

  16. Would you say you are more

  17. Are you more

  18. When the phone rings, do you

  19. Do you tend to

  20. Do you consider yourself

  21. Are you more

  22. Facts

  23. Are you more frequently

  24. Are you more likely to trust

  25. In stories, do you prefer

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

  27. In a heated discussion do you

  28. Which is more of a compliment

  29. Do you think of yourself as a

  30. Which do you wish more for yourself

  31. Do you prefer contracts to be

  32. Are you prone to

  33. Do you tend to choose

  34. Do you feel better about

  35. Are you more comfortable

  36. Waiting in line, do you often

  37. Do you think of yourself as

  38. Are you inclined to be

  39. Are you more interested in

  40. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  41. Do you speak more in

  42. Are you more inclined to feel

  43. Is it easier for you to

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

  45. Is it better to be

  46. Which rules you more

  47. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  48. Do you see yourself as basically

  49. Are you more satisfied having

  50. In most situations are you more

  51. Are you inclined to be more

  52. Is it preferable mostly to

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

  54. At a party, do you

  55. Are you the kind of person who

  56. Are you more

  57. Do you tend to be more

  58. Common sense is

  59. Are you inclined to take what is said

  60. Do you prize in yourself

  61. With people are you usually more

  62. Which appeals to you more

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

  64. It is worse to be

  65. Which seems the greater fault

  66. Is clutter in the work place something you

  67. On the job, do you want your activities

  68. When finishing a job, do you like to

  69. Do you usually want things

  70. Do you tend to notice

  71. Your gender is:

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