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 rules you more

  2. Are you inclined to take what is said

  3. Do you feel better about

  4. Does interacting with strangers

  5. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  6. Do you prize in yourself

  7. Are you more comfortable

  8. At work do you tend to

  9. Do you see yourself as basically

  10. With people are you usually more

  11. Is it worse to

  12. Are you more satisfied having

  13. Which appeals to you more

  14. Do you like writers who

  15. In most situations are you more

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

  17. Children often do not

  18. Are you inclined to be more

  19. When the phone rings, do you

  20. It is worse to be

  21. Do you more often see

  22. Is it preferable mostly to

  23. Do you tend to

  24. Which seems the greater fault

  25. Are you drawn more to

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

  27. Do you consider yourself

  28. Is clutter in the work place something you

  29. Are you more comfortable in making

  30. Are you more

  31. On the job, do you want your activities

  32. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  33. Facts

  34. When finishing a job, do you like to

  35. Are you more often

  36. Are you more frequently

  37. Do you usually want things

  38. Waiting in line, do you often

  39. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  40. Are you more likely to trust

  41. Do you tend to notice

  42. Do you think of yourself as

  43. Are you swayed more by

  44. In stories, do you prefer

  45. Are you inclined to be

  46. Is it your way to

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

  48. Are you more interested in

  49. Do you more often prefer

  50. In a heated discussion do you

  51. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  52. Do you prefer to work

  53. Which is more of a compliment

  54. Do you speak more in

  55. Would you say you are more

  56. At a party, do you

  57. Do you think of yourself as a

  58. Are you more inclined to feel

  59. Are you more

  60. Are you the kind of person who

  61. Which do you wish more for yourself

  62. Is it easier for you to

  63. Are you more

  64. Do you prefer contracts to be

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

  66. Do you tend to be more

  67. Are you prone to

  68. Is it better to be

  69. Common sense is

  70. Do you tend to choose

  71. Your gender is:

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