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. It is worse to be

  2. Do you tend to

  3. Are you swayed more by

  4. Are you inclined to be

  5. Do you prefer contracts to be

  6. Do you tend to be more

  7. In most situations are you more

  8. Children often do not

  9. Do you usually want things

  10. Are you more likely to trust

  11. Are you more

  12. Is it easier for you to

  13. Which appeals to you more

  14. Are you more often

  15. Waiting in line, do you often

  16. Do you think of yourself as a

  17. Are you the kind of person who

  18. Do you see yourself as basically

  19. Is it worse to

  20. On the job, do you want your activities

  21. Facts

  22. Do you prefer to work

  23. Do you speak more in

  24. Do you feel better about

  25. Do you prize in yourself

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

  27. Are you more comfortable in making

  28. In a heated discussion do you

  29. Which rules you more

  30. Does interacting with strangers

  31. Which seems the greater fault

  32. Do you consider yourself

  33. Is it your way to

  34. Are you more interested in

  35. Are you prone to

  36. Common sense is

  37. Are you inclined to be more

  38. Do you more often see

  39. Do you tend to notice

  40. In stories, do you prefer

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

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

  43. When the phone rings, do you

  44. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  45. Do you think of yourself as

  46. Which do you wish more for yourself

  47. Are you more

  48. Are you more satisfied having

  49. Do you like writers who

  50. When finishing a job, do you like to

  51. Are you more frequently

  52. Would you say you are more

  53. Are you more inclined to feel

  54. Are you more comfortable

  55. With people are you usually more

  56. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  57. Which is more of a compliment

  58. At a party, do you

  59. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  60. At work do you tend to

  61. Is clutter in the work place something you

  62. Are you more

  63. Do you more often prefer

  64. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  65. Do you tend to choose

  66. Are you inclined to take what is said

  67. Is it preferable mostly to

  68. Are you drawn more to

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

  70. Is it better to be

  71. Your gender is:

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