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. Common sense is

  2. Is it better to be

  3. Are you prone to

  4. Is it worse to

  5. With people are you usually more

  6. Do you see yourself as basically

  7. Are you more comfortable

  8. Do you tend to

  9. Do you more often see

  10. It is worse to be

  11. Are you inclined to be more

  12. Facts

  13. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  14. On the job, do you want your activities

  15. Are you inclined to be

  16. In stories, do you prefer

  17. Are you swayed more by

  18. Do you tend to notice

  19. At a party, do you

  20. Do you speak more in

  21. Which is more of a compliment

  22. Do you prefer to work

  23. Do you tend to be more

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

  25. Do you prefer contracts to be

  26. At work do you tend to

  27. Do you prize in yourself

  28. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  29. Do you feel better about

  30. When the phone rings, do you

  31. Children often do not

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

  33. In most situations are you more

  34. Are you more

  35. Are you more comfortable in making

  36. Is clutter in the work place something you

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

  38. Do you think of yourself as

  39. Are you more likely to trust

  40. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  41. Do you usually want things

  42. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  43. In a heated discussion do you

  44. Do you more often prefer

  45. Are you more

  46. Is it easier for you to

  47. Which do you wish more for yourself

  48. Are you more

  49. Does interacting with strangers

  50. Are you inclined to take what is said

  51. Which rules you more

  52. Do you tend to choose

  53. Do you like writers who

  54. Which appeals to you more

  55. Are you more satisfied having

  56. Do you consider yourself

  57. Are you drawn more to

  58. Which seems the greater fault

  59. Is it preferable mostly to

  60. Waiting in line, do you often

  61. Are you more frequently

  62. Are you more often

  63. When finishing a job, do you like to

  64. Are you more interested in

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

  66. Is it your way to

  67. Are you the kind of person who

  68. Are you more inclined to feel

  69. Do you think of yourself as a

  70. Would you say you are more

  71. Your gender is:

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