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. Are you prone to

  2. Are you more likely to trust

  3. Do you see yourself as basically

  4. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  5. It is worse to be

  6. Are you more

  7. Are you more

  8. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  9. Does interacting with strangers

  10. Do you tend to choose

  11. In stories, do you prefer

  12. Are you more satisfied having

  13. Do you speak more in

  14. Which seems the greater fault

  15. Do you tend to be more

  16. Are you more often

  17. At work do you tend to

  18. Do you feel better about

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

  20. When the phone rings, do you

  21. In most situations are you more

  22. Are you more inclined to feel

  23. Is clutter in the work place something you

  24. Common sense is

  25. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  26. Is it worse to

  27. Are you more comfortable

  28. In a heated discussion do you

  29. Do you tend to

  30. Are you inclined to be more

  31. Is it easier for you to

  32. On the job, do you want your activities

  33. Are you inclined to take what is said

  34. Are you swayed more by

  35. Do you like writers who

  36. Which is more of a compliment

  37. Do you consider yourself

  38. Is it preferable mostly to

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

  40. Waiting in line, do you often

  41. When finishing a job, do you like to

  42. Do you prize in yourself

  43. Is it your way to

  44. Children often do not

  45. Do you think of yourself as a

  46. Are you more

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

  48. Is it better to be

  49. Do you think of yourself as

  50. Do you usually want things

  51. With people are you usually more

  52. Do you more often prefer

  53. Do you more often see

  54. Which do you wish more for yourself

  55. Facts

  56. Which rules you more

  57. Are you inclined to be

  58. Do you tend to notice

  59. Which appeals to you more

  60. At a party, do you

  61. Do you prefer to work

  62. Are you drawn more to

  63. Do you prefer contracts to be

  64. Are you more frequently

  65. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  66. Are you more interested in

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

  68. Are you the kind of person who

  69. Would you say you are more

  70. Are you more comfortable in making

  71. Your gender is:

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