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. Waiting in line, do you often

  2. Does interacting with strangers

  3. Do you think of yourself as

  4. At work do you tend to

  5. Are you inclined to be

  6. Is it worse to

  7. Are you more interested in

  8. Do you like writers who

  9. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  10. Children often do not

  11. Do you speak more in

  12. Do you more often see

  13. Are you more inclined to feel

  14. Are you drawn more to

  15. Is it easier for you to

  16. Are you more comfortable in making

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

  18. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  19. Is it better to be

  20. Are you more often

  21. Which rules you more

  22. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  23. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  24. Are you swayed more by

  25. Do you see yourself as basically

  26. Is it your way to

  27. Are you more satisfied having

  28. Do you more often prefer

  29. In most situations are you more

  30. Do you prefer to work

  31. Are you inclined to be more

  32. Would you say you are more

  33. Is it preferable mostly to

  34. Are you more

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

  36. When the phone rings, do you

  37. At a party, do you

  38. Do you tend to

  39. Are you the kind of person who

  40. Do you consider yourself

  41. Are you more

  42. Are you more

  43. Do you tend to be more

  44. Facts

  45. Common sense is

  46. Are you more frequently

  47. Are you inclined to take what is said

  48. Are you more likely to trust

  49. Do you prize in yourself

  50. In stories, do you prefer

  51. With people are you usually more

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

  53. Which appeals to you more

  54. In a heated discussion do you

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

  56. Which is more of a compliment

  57. It is worse to be

  58. Do you think of yourself as a

  59. Which seems the greater fault

  60. Which do you wish more for yourself

  61. Is clutter in the work place something you

  62. Do you prefer contracts to be

  63. On the job, do you want your activities

  64. Are you prone to

  65. When finishing a job, do you like to

  66. Do you tend to choose

  67. Do you usually want things

  68. Do you feel better about

  69. Do you tend to notice

  70. Are you more comfortable

  71. Your gender is:

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