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. When in charge of others do you tend to be

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

  3. In stories, do you prefer

  4. Are you more

  5. Do you more often see

  6. Do you usually want things

  7. Common sense is

  8. In most situations are you more

  9. Are you more interested in

  10. Do you prefer contracts to be

  11. Do you consider yourself

  12. Are you swayed more by

  13. Does interacting with strangers

  14. It is worse to be

  15. Is it better to be

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

  17. Are you drawn more to

  18. Do you tend to notice

  19. Are you inclined to take what is said

  20. Are you inclined to be more

  21. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  22. Are you prone to

  23. Are you more

  24. Is it your way to

  25. At work do you tend to

  26. Which seems the greater fault

  27. At a party, do you

  28. Which rules you more

  29. In a heated discussion do you

  30. Are you more comfortable in making

  31. Do you prize in yourself

  32. Is it preferable mostly to

  33. Do you speak more in

  34. Do you tend to choose

  35. Facts

  36. Do you more often prefer

  37. Is it worse to

  38. Is clutter in the work place something you

  39. Are you the kind of person who

  40. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  41. Waiting in line, do you often

  42. Which is more of a compliment

  43. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  44. With people are you usually more

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

  46. Are you more inclined to feel

  47. Do you feel better about

  48. Are you more frequently

  49. Do you prefer to work

  50. Do you like writers who

  51. On the job, do you want your activities

  52. Are you more

  53. Do you see yourself as basically

  54. Do you think of yourself as

  55. Do you think of yourself as a

  56. When the phone rings, do you

  57. Are you more often

  58. Which appeals to you more

  59. Is it easier for you to

  60. Are you more comfortable

  61. Are you more likely to trust

  62. Would you say you are more

  63. Children often do not

  64. When finishing a job, do you like to

  65. Do you tend to be more

  66. Are you more satisfied having

  67. Are you inclined to be

  68. Which do you wish more for yourself

  69. Do you tend to

  70. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  71. Your gender is:

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