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

  2. Is it preferable mostly to

  3. Are you inclined to be

  4. It is worse to be

  5. Children often do not

  6. Do you prefer contracts to be

  7. Is it easier for you to

  8. Do you usually want things

  9. Are you the kind of person who

  10. Are you more often

  11. Facts

  12. Do you see yourself as basically

  13. Do you prize in yourself

  14. Do you prefer to work

  15. Does interacting with strangers

  16. In a heated discussion do you

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

  18. Are you more interested in

  19. Which seems the greater fault

  20. Do you more often see

  21. Are you prone to

  22. When the phone rings, do you

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

  24. Do you tend to notice

  25. Are you more

  26. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  27. Are you more frequently

  28. Are you more satisfied having

  29. With people are you usually more

  30. Would you say you are more

  31. At work do you tend to

  32. Which is more of a compliment

  33. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  34. Is clutter in the work place something you

  35. Are you drawn more to

  36. Do you tend to choose

  37. Do you tend to

  38. Is it better to be

  39. Do you tend to be more

  40. Are you swayed more by

  41. Are you more likely to trust

  42. In most situations are you more

  43. Waiting in line, do you often

  44. Which appeals to you more

  45. Are you more

  46. Is it worse to

  47. Do you think of yourself as a

  48. Do you speak more in

  49. On the job, do you want your activities

  50. Are you more comfortable in making

  51. Do you feel better about

  52. Do you consider yourself

  53. Which rules you more

  54. Common sense is

  55. Is it your way to

  56. In stories, do you prefer

  57. Are you inclined to be more

  58. Do you think of yourself as

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

  60. Do you like writers who

  61. Which do you wish more for yourself

  62. Are you more inclined to feel

  63. When finishing a job, do you like to

  64. At a party, do you

  65. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  66. Are you more comfortable

  67. Are you more

  68. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  69. Are you inclined to take what is said

  70. Do you more often prefer

  71. Your gender is:

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