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 more satisfied having

  2. Facts

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

  4. Is clutter in the work place something you

  5. Are you more interested in

  6. Are you more

  7. With people are you usually more

  8. Are you swayed more by

  9. Are you more

  10. Do you feel better about

  11. Are you drawn more to

  12. Do you think of yourself as a

  13. At work do you tend to

  14. Are you inclined to be more

  15. Are you more likely to trust

  16. Which rules you more

  17. Do you tend to

  18. When finishing a job, do you like to

  19. Do you speak more in

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

  21. Waiting in line, do you often

  22. Do you more often prefer

  23. Common sense is

  24. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  25. Do you prefer contracts to be

  26. Do you like writers who

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

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

  29. Do you see yourself as basically

  30. Are you more

  31. Do you tend to notice

  32. Is it easier for you to

  33. Which seems the greater fault

  34. Are you inclined to be

  35. Would you say you are more

  36. Do you prize in yourself

  37. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  38. Are you the kind of person who

  39. Do you tend to choose

  40. Do you more often see

  41. Which is more of a compliment

  42. Does interacting with strangers

  43. In most situations are you more

  44. Are you more frequently

  45. Is it better to be

  46. When the phone rings, do you

  47. On the job, do you want your activities

  48. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  49. Which appeals to you more

  50. Is it your way to

  51. Do you tend to be more

  52. Are you more comfortable

  53. Are you more comfortable in making

  54. Which do you wish more for yourself

  55. Is it worse to

  56. Is it preferable mostly to

  57. In stories, do you prefer

  58. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  59. Do you consider yourself

  60. Do you usually want things

  61. Are you more inclined to feel

  62. It is worse to be

  63. Do you think of yourself as

  64. Do you prefer to work

  65. Are you inclined to take what is said

  66. Are you more often

  67. At a party, do you

  68. Are you prone to

  69. Children often do not

  70. In a heated discussion do you

  71. Your gender is:

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