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. Is it easier for you to

  2. Do you prefer to work

  3. Facts

  4. Which seems the greater fault

  5. Does interacting with strangers

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

  7. Would you say you are more

  8. Are you more frequently

  9. Is clutter in the work place something you

  10. At work do you tend to

  11. Is it better to be

  12. Are you more

  13. Are you more likely to trust

  14. On the job, do you want your activities

  15. Is it worse to

  16. Which rules you more

  17. In stories, do you prefer

  18. When finishing a job, do you like to

  19. Do you like writers who

  20. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  21. At a party, do you

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

  23. Do you usually want things

  24. Children often do not

  25. Do you see yourself as basically

  26. Are you the kind of person who

  27. In a heated discussion do you

  28. Do you tend to notice

  29. Do you more often see

  30. Are you more satisfied having

  31. Are you more

  32. Which is more of a compliment

  33. Are you drawn more to

  34. In most situations are you more

  35. Do you tend to be more

  36. Do you think of yourself as a

  37. Waiting in line, do you often

  38. Are you more comfortable in making

  39. Are you inclined to be more

  40. Common sense is

  41. Which do you wish more for yourself

  42. Do you think of yourself as

  43. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  44. Is it preferable mostly to

  45. Are you inclined to take what is said

  46. Do you prefer contracts to be

  47. Are you inclined to be

  48. Are you more often

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

  50. Do you prize in yourself

  51. Are you prone to

  52. Are you more interested in

  53. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  54. When the phone rings, do you

  55. With people are you usually more

  56. Do you tend to choose

  57. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  58. Are you swayed more by

  59. Do you tend to

  60. Which appeals to you more

  61. Do you feel better about

  62. Do you speak more in

  63. Is it your way to

  64. Do you consider yourself

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

  66. Are you more comfortable

  67. Are you more inclined to feel

  68. Do you more often prefer

  69. Are you more

  70. It is worse to be

  71. Your gender is:

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