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. Do you prefer contracts to be

  2. Are you inclined to take what is said

  3. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  4. Do you like writers who

  5. Are you more comfortable

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

  7. Do you consider yourself

  8. Are you inclined to be more

  9. Are you more comfortable in making

  10. Waiting in line, do you often

  11. On the job, do you want your activities

  12. Are you more likely to trust

  13. Are you swayed more by

  14. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  15. Which is more of a compliment

  16. Are you more

  17. Would you say you are more

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

  19. Does interacting with strangers

  20. Are you prone to

  21. Do you prize in yourself

  22. Do you see yourself as basically

  23. Children often do not

  24. It is worse to be

  25. Are you more

  26. Is it preferable mostly to

  27. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  28. Do you think of yourself as

  29. When finishing a job, do you like to

  30. In stories, do you prefer

  31. Is it your way to

  32. Do you speak more in

  33. Do you think of yourself as a

  34. Do you tend to be more

  35. Are you more

  36. Is it better to be

  37. At work do you tend to

  38. Do you tend to choose

  39. With people are you usually more

  40. When the phone rings, do you

  41. Are you more satisfied having

  42. Do you more often see

  43. Which seems the greater fault

  44. Facts

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

  46. Are you more often

  47. Are you inclined to be

  48. Do you usually want things

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

  50. At a party, do you

  51. Do you more often prefer

  52. Are you more inclined to feel

  53. Which do you wish more for yourself

  54. Common sense is

  55. Which rules you more

  56. Is it worse to

  57. Do you feel better about

  58. Which appeals to you more

  59. Do you tend to

  60. In most situations are you more

  61. Are you drawn more to

  62. Is clutter in the work place something you

  63. Are you more frequently

  64. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  65. Are you more interested in

  66. Do you tend to notice

  67. In a heated discussion do you

  68. Are you the kind of person who

  69. Do you prefer to work

  70. Is it easier for you to

  71. Your gender is:

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