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 do you tend to

  2. Do you like writers who

  3. Do you more often see

  4. Are you more comfortable in making

  5. Are you more often

  6. Are you swayed more by

  7. Do you more often prefer

  8. Would you say you are more

  9. Are you the kind of person who

  10. Do you tend to be more

  11. Are you inclined to take what is said

  12. With people are you usually more

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

  14. Which seems the greater fault

  15. On the job, do you want your activities

  16. Do you usually want things

  17. Do you think of yourself as

  18. Are you more interested in

  19. Do you speak more in

  20. Is it easier for you to

  21. Is it better to be

  22. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  23. Are you more satisfied having

  24. Are you inclined to be more

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

  26. Do you tend to

  27. Are you more

  28. Are you more frequently

  29. In stories, do you prefer

  30. In a heated discussion do you

  31. Do you think of yourself as a

  32. Do you prefer contracts to be

  33. Do you tend to choose

  34. Are you more comfortable

  35. Does interacting with strangers

  36. Is it worse to

  37. Children often do not

  38. Are you drawn more to

  39. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  40. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  41. Is it your way to

  42. Do you prefer to work

  43. Are you more

  44. At a party, do you

  45. Are you more

  46. Common sense is

  47. Do you prize in yourself

  48. Which appeals to you more

  49. It is worse to be

  50. Is clutter in the work place something you

  51. When finishing a job, do you like to

  52. Do you tend to notice

  53. Waiting in line, do you often

  54. Are you inclined to be

  55. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  56. Are you more inclined to feel

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

  58. Which rules you more

  59. Do you see yourself as basically

  60. In most situations are you more

  61. Is it preferable mostly to

  62. When the phone rings, do you

  63. Do you consider yourself

  64. Facts

  65. Are you more likely to trust

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

  67. Which is more of a compliment

  68. Which do you wish more for yourself

  69. Are you prone to

  70. Do you feel better about

  71. Your gender is:

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