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. Which seems the greater fault

  2. Do you speak more in

  3. Are you more comfortable

  4. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  5. Common sense is

  6. Is it preferable mostly to

  7. Which is more of a compliment

  8. Do you like writers who

  9. Do you usually want things

  10. Is it better to be

  11. Are you more

  12. Do you prefer to work

  13. Which appeals to you more

  14. Are you inclined to be

  15. Are you prone to

  16. Are you more comfortable in making

  17. Are you the kind of person who

  18. Are you more satisfied having

  19. In stories, do you prefer

  20. Does interacting with strangers

  21. Is clutter in the work place something you

  22. Are you more inclined to feel

  23. When the phone rings, do you

  24. Are you swayed more by

  25. Are you inclined to take what is said

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

  27. Do you think of yourself as a

  28. Children often do not

  29. Do you tend to notice

  30. Which rules you more

  31. Facts

  32. Would you say you are more

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

  34. Are you more interested in

  35. Do you tend to choose

  36. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  37. Are you more

  38. In most situations are you more

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

  40. At work do you tend to

  41. On the job, do you want your activities

  42. Is it easier for you to

  43. Do you tend to

  44. Is it your way to

  45. Do you prize in yourself

  46. Waiting in line, do you often

  47. Which do you wish more for yourself

  48. Do you more often see

  49. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  50. Are you more frequently

  51. Are you more

  52. It is worse to be

  53. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  54. Do you feel better about

  55. Are you more often

  56. Do you tend to be more

  57. Are you inclined to be more

  58. In a heated discussion do you

  59. Is it worse to

  60. When finishing a job, do you like to

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

  62. Do you consider yourself

  63. Do you more often prefer

  64. With people are you usually more

  65. Do you think of yourself as

  66. Do you prefer contracts to be

  67. Are you drawn more to

  68. At a party, do you

  69. Do you see yourself as basically

  70. Are you more likely to trust

  71. Your gender is:

""

Please enter your name as you wish it to appear on your report:


Please enter your email address, which serves as your User ID. This allows you to return and retrieve your results at any time. Using your email address as your ID allows us to email your login information if you forget it in the future:


Please enter a password to keep your results secure:


Re-enter your password:


 

About The KTS-II
The KTS-II
Take the KTS-II
Administer the KTS-II
Becoming Certified
Returning Users

Returning Users | Terms and Conditions | Content and Privacy | Corporate and Contacts | The Please Understand Me Blog