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 a party, do you

  2. Do you think of yourself as

  3. Do you consider yourself

  4. Is it worse to

  5. Do you tend to be more

  6. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  7. Are you more frequently

  8. Do you more often see

  9. Do you prize in yourself

  10. Is it easier for you to

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

  12. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

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

  14. Which rules you more

  15. Do you think of yourself as a

  16. Are you swayed more by

  17. Is clutter in the work place something you

  18. Are you more satisfied having

  19. Are you prone to

  20. Do you prefer to work

  21. Do you usually want things

  22. Is it preferable mostly to

  23. Are you more comfortable

  24. When the phone rings, do you

  25. Does interacting with strangers

  26. Are you the kind of person who

  27. Are you inclined to be

  28. Are you more

  29. Do you like writers who

  30. Common sense is

  31. Do you speak more in

  32. Are you more likely to trust

  33. Are you drawn more to

  34. With people are you usually more

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

  36. In a heated discussion do you

  37. Are you more often

  38. It is worse to be

  39. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  40. Which do you wish more for yourself

  41. Is it your way to

  42. On the job, do you want your activities

  43. In most situations are you more

  44. Do you tend to choose

  45. Would you say you are more

  46. Do you tend to notice

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

  48. Waiting in line, do you often

  49. Do you tend to

  50. At work do you tend to

  51. Are you more

  52. Are you more interested in

  53. Facts

  54. Children often do not

  55. Are you inclined to take what is said

  56. Are you more inclined to feel

  57. In stories, do you prefer

  58. Are you more comfortable in making

  59. Which appeals to you more

  60. Is it better to be

  61. Which is more of a compliment

  62. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  63. Which seems the greater fault

  64. Do you see yourself as basically

  65. Do you prefer contracts to be

  66. Do you more often prefer

  67. When finishing a job, do you like to

  68. Are you inclined to be more

  69. Do you feel better about

  70. Are you more

  71. Your gender is:

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