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 is more of a compliment

  2. In stories, do you prefer

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

  4. Facts

  5. In most situations are you more

  6. Do you tend to

  7. Do you value in yourself more that you are

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

  9. Do you speak more in

  10. Do you usually want things

  11. Are you inclined to be

  12. Is clutter in the work place something you

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

  14. Do you prize in yourself

  15. Are you more

  16. Do you tend to be more

  17. Do you more often prefer

  18. At a party, do you

  19. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  20. Are you more comfortable in making

  21. Children often do not

  22. Do you tend to choose

  23. At work do you tend to

  24. Which do you wish more for yourself

  25. In a heated discussion do you

  26. Are you more likely to trust

  27. Is it preferable mostly to

  28. Are you more

  29. Are you more satisfied having

  30. When the phone rings, do you

  31. Which rules you more

  32. Is it easier for you to

  33. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  34. When finishing a job, do you like to

  35. Do you think of yourself as

  36. Which seems the greater fault

  37. Which appeals to you more

  38. Are you inclined to take what is said

  39. Would you say you are more

  40. Are you more

  41. Is it your way to

  42. Are you more often

  43. Are you drawn more to

  44. Are you more comfortable

  45. Do you like writers who

  46. Are you prone to

  47. Does interacting with strangers

  48. Do you think of yourself as a

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

  50. Are you more frequently

  51. Are you inclined to be more

  52. Do you consider yourself

  53. Do you see yourself as basically

  54. Is it better to be

  55. Are you more inclined to feel

  56. Do you tend to notice

  57. Are you more interested in

  58. On the job, do you want your activities

  59. Waiting in line, do you often

  60. It is worse to be

  61. With people are you usually more

  62. Common sense is

  63. Do you prefer to work

  64. Are you the kind of person who

  65. Are you swayed more by

  66. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  67. Do you more often see

  68. Do you feel better about

  69. Is it worse to

  70. Do you prefer contracts to be

  71. Your gender is:

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