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 inclined to take what is said

  2. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  3. Are you more comfortable

  4. Are you inclined to be

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

  6. Do you more often prefer

  7. Children often do not

  8. It is worse to be

  9. Is it preferable mostly to

  10. Are you the kind of person who

  11. Is it easier for you to

  12. Do you prefer contracts to be

  13. Facts

  14. Are you more often

  15. Do you usually want things

  16. Does interacting with strangers

  17. Do you prize in yourself

  18. Do you see yourself as basically

  19. Are you more interested in

  20. In a heated discussion do you

  21. Do you prefer to work

  22. When the phone rings, do you

  23. Do you more often see

  24. Which seems the greater fault

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

  26. Are you more

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

  28. Are you prone to

  29. Are you more frequently

  30. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  31. Do you tend to notice

  32. At work do you tend to

  33. With people are you usually more

  34. Are you more satisfied having

  35. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  36. Which is more of a compliment

  37. Would you say you are more

  38. Do you tend to

  39. Are you drawn more to

  40. Is clutter in the work place something you

  41. Do you tend to be more

  42. Is it better to be

  43. Do you tend to choose

  44. Waiting in line, do you often

  45. Are you more likely to trust

  46. Are you swayed more by

  47. Is it worse to

  48. Which appeals to you more

  49. In most situations are you more

  50. Do you speak more in

  51. Do you think of yourself as a

  52. Are you more

  53. Do you consider yourself

  54. Are you more comfortable in making

  55. On the job, do you want your activities

  56. Common sense is

  57. Which rules you more

  58. Do you feel better about

  59. Do you think of yourself as

  60. In stories, do you prefer

  61. Is it your way to

  62. Do you like writers who

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

  64. Are you inclined to be more

  65. At a party, do you

  66. Are you more inclined to feel

  67. Which do you wish more for yourself

  68. Are you more

  69. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  70. When finishing a job, do you like to

  71. Your gender is:

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