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. Do you think of yourself as

  5. Are you more likely to trust

  6. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  7. Do you usually want things

  8. Is it worse to

  9. With people are you usually more

  10. Do you see yourself as basically

  11. Are you more comfortable

  12. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  13. In a heated discussion do you

  14. Do you more often prefer

  15. Do you tend to

  16. Do you more often see

  17. It is worse to be

  18. Are you inclined to be more

  19. Are you more

  20. Is it easier for you to

  21. Which do you wish more for yourself

  22. Are you more

  23. Facts

  24. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  25. On the job, do you want your activities

  26. Does interacting with strangers

  27. Are you inclined to take what is said

  28. Which rules you more

  29. Do you tend to choose

  30. Are you inclined to be

  31. In stories, do you prefer

  32. Are you swayed more by

  33. Do you tend to notice

  34. Do you like writers who

  35. Which appeals to you more

  36. Are you more satisfied having

  37. At a party, do you

  38. Do you speak more in

  39. Which is more of a compliment

  40. Do you prefer to work

  41. Do you consider yourself

  42. Are you drawn more to

  43. Which seems the greater fault

  44. Is it preferable mostly to

  45. Do you tend to be more

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

  47. Do you prefer contracts to be

  48. Waiting in line, do you often

  49. Are you more frequently

  50. Are you more often

  51. When finishing a job, do you like to

  52. At work do you tend to

  53. Do you prize in yourself

  54. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  55. Do you feel better about

  56. Are you more interested in

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

  58. Is it your way to

  59. When the phone rings, do you

  60. Children often do not

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

  62. In most situations are you more

  63. Are you the kind of person who

  64. Are you more inclined to feel

  65. Do you think of yourself as a

  66. Would you say you are more

  67. Are you more

  68. Are you more comfortable in making

  69. Is clutter in the work place something you

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

  71. Your gender is:

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