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. Facts

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

  3. Is clutter in the work place something you

  4. Are you more

  5. Do you think of yourself as

  6. Are you inclined to take what is said

  7. Are you more often

  8. Are you prone to

  9. Is it worse to

  10. In stories, do you prefer

  11. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  12. Do you usually want things

  13. When the phone rings, do you

  14. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  15. Which appeals to you more

  16. Is it your way to

  17. Are you more comfortable

  18. Are you the kind of person who

  19. Do you more often see

  20. Which is more of a compliment

  21. In most situations are you more

  22. Are you more

  23. Is it easier for you to

  24. Which seems the greater fault

  25. Would you say you are more

  26. Waiting in line, do you often

  27. Common sense is

  28. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  29. Do you prefer contracts to be

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

  31. At work do you tend to

  32. Are you more likely to trust

  33. Which rules you more

  34. When finishing a job, do you like to

  35. Are you more interested in

  36. With people are you usually more

  37. Are you swayed more by

  38. Do you feel better about

  39. At a party, do you

  40. Children often do not

  41. In a heated discussion do you

  42. Are you more satisfied having

  43. Do you consider yourself

  44. Are you more inclined to feel

  45. It is worse to be

  46. Do you prefer to work

  47. Do you tend to be more

  48. Are you more comfortable in making

  49. Which do you wish more for yourself

  50. Is it preferable mostly to

  51. Does interacting with strangers

  52. Are you more frequently

  53. Is it better to be

  54. On the job, do you want your activities

  55. Are you inclined to be

  56. Do you prize in yourself

  57. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  58. Do you tend to choose

  59. Do you like writers who

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

  61. Do you see yourself as basically

  62. Do you tend to notice

  63. Do you tend to

  64. Do you speak more in

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

  66. Do you more often prefer

  67. Are you more

  68. Are you drawn more to

  69. Do you think of yourself as a

  70. Are you inclined to be more

  71. Your gender is:

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