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. Facts

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

  3. Is clutter in the work place something you

  4. Are you more

  5. Do you tend to

  6. Do you speak more in

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

  8. Do you more often prefer

  9. Are you inclined to be

  10. Do you prize in yourself

  11. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  12. Do you tend to choose

  13. Do you tend to be more

  14. Are you more comfortable in making

  15. Which do you wish more for yourself

  16. Is it preferable mostly to

  17. At a party, do you

  18. Children often do not

  19. In a heated discussion do you

  20. Are you more satisfied having

  21. At work do you tend to

  22. Are you more likely to trust

  23. Which rules you more

  24. When finishing a job, do you like to

  25. Are you more

  26. Is it easier for you to

  27. Which seems the greater fault

  28. Would you say you are more

  29. When the phone rings, do you

  30. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  31. Which appeals to you more

  32. Is it your way to

  33. Are you more comfortable

  34. Do you think of yourself as

  35. Are you inclined to take what is said

  36. Are you more often

  37. Are you prone to

  38. Are you more

  39. Are you drawn more to

  40. Do you think of yourself as a

  41. Are you inclined to be more

  42. Do you like writers who

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

  44. Do you see yourself as basically

  45. Do you tend to notice

  46. Does interacting with strangers

  47. Are you more frequently

  48. Is it better to be

  49. On the job, do you want your activities

  50. Do you consider yourself

  51. Are you more inclined to feel

  52. It is worse to be

  53. Do you prefer to work

  54. Are you more interested in

  55. With people are you usually more

  56. Are you swayed more by

  57. Do you feel better about

  58. Waiting in line, do you often

  59. Common sense is

  60. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  61. Do you prefer contracts to be

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

  63. Are you the kind of person who

  64. Do you more often see

  65. Which is more of a compliment

  66. In most situations are you more

  67. Is it worse to

  68. In stories, do you prefer

  69. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  70. Do you usually want things

  71. Your gender is:

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