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. At work, is it more natural for you to

  2. Do you tend to choose

  3. Is it your way to

  4. It is worse to be

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

  6. Are you more likely to trust

  7. Do you like writers who

  8. Are you the kind of person who

  9. Are you more

  10. When finishing a job, do you like to

  11. Do you see yourself as basically

  12. Which is more of a compliment

  13. Are you more comfortable in making

  14. Are you inclined to take what is said

  15. Are you more interested in

  16. Do you tend to

  17. Is it preferable mostly to

  18. Are you prone to

  19. Are you swayed more by

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

  21. Is it easier for you to

  22. Are you more frequently

  23. Is it worse to

  24. At a party, do you

  25. Would you say you are more

  26. On the job, do you want your activities

  27. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  28. In a heated discussion do you

  29. Are you drawn more to

  30. Common sense is

  31. Are you inclined to be

  32. When the phone rings, do you

  33. Are you inclined to be more

  34. Do you prefer contracts to be

  35. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  36. Which appeals to you more

  37. Are you more inclined to feel

  38. Facts

  39. At work do you tend to

  40. Are you more comfortable

  41. Do you prefer to work

  42. Is clutter in the work place something you

  43. Which rules you more

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

  45. Do you more often see

  46. Do you tend to be more

  47. Do you think of yourself as

  48. Do you tend to notice

  49. In most situations are you more

  50. Which do you wish more for yourself

  51. Are you more often

  52. With people are you usually more

  53. Do you speak more in

  54. Are you more

  55. Does interacting with strangers

  56. Do you feel better about

  57. Do you more often prefer

  58. Which seems the greater fault

  59. Is it better to be

  60. In stories, do you prefer

  61. Children often do not

  62. Are you more

  63. Waiting in line, do you often

  64. Do you usually want things

  65. Are you more satisfied having

  66. Do you think of yourself as a

  67. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  68. Do you prize in yourself

  69. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  70. Do you consider yourself

  71. Your gender is:

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