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. Which appeals to you more

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

  3. In stories, do you prefer

  4. Would you say you are more

  5. Are you inclined to take what is said

  6. In most situations are you more

  7. Facts

  8. Is it your way to

  9. Are you more

  10. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  11. Do you tend to

  12. Are you more often

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

  14. Are you more comfortable

  15. Are you drawn more to

  16. Do you usually want things

  17. Do you speak more in

  18. Are you prone to

  19. Do you like writers who

  20. Is clutter in the work place something you

  21. Are you inclined to be

  22. Do you think of yourself as a

  23. Does interacting with strangers

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

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

  26. Are you more

  27. Do you prize in yourself

  28. Are you inclined to be more

  29. Are you more frequently

  30. Do you more often prefer

  31. Do you tend to be more

  32. Do you see yourself as basically

  33. Do you consider yourself

  34. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  35. At a party, do you

  36. Is it better to be

  37. Are you more comfortable in making

  38. Do you tend to notice

  39. Are you more inclined to feel

  40. Do you tend to choose

  41. Children often do not

  42. On the job, do you want your activities

  43. Are you more interested in

  44. Which do you wish more for yourself

  45. At work do you tend to

  46. It is worse to be

  47. Waiting in line, do you often

  48. In a heated discussion do you

  49. With people are you usually more

  50. Is it preferable mostly to

  51. Are you more likely to trust

  52. Do you prefer to work

  53. Common sense is

  54. Are you more satisfied having

  55. Are you more

  56. Are you swayed more by

  57. Are you the kind of person who

  58. Which rules you more

  59. When the phone rings, do you

  60. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  61. Is it easier for you to

  62. Do you feel better about

  63. Do you more often see

  64. When finishing a job, do you like to

  65. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  66. Do you prefer contracts to be

  67. Is it worse to

  68. Which seems the greater fault

  69. Do you think of yourself as

  70. Which is more of a compliment

  71. Your gender is:

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