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. Do you prefer to work

  2. Which do you wish more for yourself

  3. Is it better to be

  4. Do you prize in yourself

  5. Do you like writers who

  6. Do you tend to

  7. Do you feel better about

  8. Are you more satisfied having

  9. It is worse to be

  10. Are you more comfortable in making

  11. Are you more frequently

  12. Are you inclined to be

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

  14. When finishing a job, do you like to

  15. Are you swayed more by

  16. In a heated discussion do you

  17. Are you more inclined to feel

  18. Do you tend to be more

  19. Does interacting with strangers

  20. Would you say you are more

  21. Do you prefer contracts to be

  22. Which rules you more

  23. With people are you usually more

  24. Children often do not

  25. Do you consider yourself

  26. Are you more comfortable

  27. In most situations are you more

  28. Which seems the greater fault

  29. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  30. Are you more likely to trust

  31. Are you more interested in

  32. At a party, do you

  33. Do you usually want things

  34. Is it your way to

  35. Which is more of a compliment

  36. Is it easier for you to

  37. Common sense is

  38. At work do you tend to

  39. Are you more

  40. Are you prone to

  41. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  42. Which appeals to you more

  43. Do you more often see

  44. Are you more

  45. Waiting in line, do you often

  46. Are you inclined to be more

  47. Is clutter in the work place something you

  48. Are you more often

  49. In stories, do you prefer

  50. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  51. Are you the kind of person who

  52. Do you tend to notice

  53. Do you more often prefer

  54. Do you think of yourself as a

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

  56. Are you inclined to take what is said

  57. Is it worse to

  58. When the phone rings, do you

  59. Do you tend to choose

  60. Do you see yourself as basically

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

  62. Are you drawn more to

  63. Facts

  64. Do you think of yourself as

  65. Is it preferable mostly to

  66. On the job, do you want your activities

  67. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

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

  69. Do you speak more in

  70. Are you more

  71. Your gender is:

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