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. When the phone rings, do you

  2. Waiting in line, do you often

  3. At a party, do you

  4. Does interacting with strangers

  5. Do you tend to

  6. Do you think of yourself as

  7. Are you the kind of person who

  8. At work do you tend to

  9. Do you consider yourself

  10. Are you inclined to be

  11. Are you more

  12. Is it worse to

  13. Are you more

  14. Are you more interested in

  15. Do you tend to be more

  16. Do you like writers who

  17. Facts

  18. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  19. Common sense is

  20. Children often do not

  21. Are you more frequently

  22. Do you speak more in

  23. Are you inclined to take what is said

  24. Do you more often see

  25. Are you more likely to trust

  26. Are you more inclined to feel

  27. Do you prize in yourself

  28. Are you drawn more to

  29. In stories, do you prefer

  30. Is it easier for you to

  31. With people are you usually more

  32. Are you more comfortable in making

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

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

  35. Which appeals to you more

  36. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  37. In a heated discussion do you

  38. Is it better to be

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

  40. Are you more often

  41. Which is more of a compliment

  42. Which rules you more

  43. It is worse to be

  44. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  45. Do you think of yourself as a

  46. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  47. Which seems the greater fault

  48. Are you swayed more by

  49. Which do you wish more for yourself

  50. Do you see yourself as basically

  51. Is clutter in the work place something you

  52. Is it your way to

  53. Do you prefer contracts to be

  54. Are you more satisfied having

  55. On the job, do you want your activities

  56. Do you more often prefer

  57. Are you prone to

  58. In most situations are you more

  59. When finishing a job, do you like to

  60. Do you prefer to work

  61. Do you tend to choose

  62. Are you inclined to be more

  63. Do you usually want things

  64. Would you say you are more

  65. Do you feel better about

  66. Is it preferable mostly to

  67. Do you tend to notice

  68. Are you more

  69. Are you more comfortable

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

  71. Your gender is:

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