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 tend to notice

  2. In stories, do you prefer

  3. In most situations are you more

  4. Children often do not

  5. Which do you wish more for yourself

  6. Are you more

  7. Are you more often

  8. Waiting in line, do you often

  9. Are you more comfortable

  10. With people are you usually more

  11. Do you prefer to work

  12. Do you speak more in

  13. Is clutter in the work place something you

  14. Are you more

  15. Which rules you more

  16. Does interacting with strangers

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

  18. Are you inclined to be more

  19. Do you more often see

  20. Do you prefer contracts to be

  21. Do you tend to be more

  22. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  23. Do you think of yourself as

  24. Which appeals to you more

  25. Would you say you are more

  26. Are you more inclined to feel

  27. On the job, do you want your activities

  28. Facts

  29. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  30. At work do you tend to

  31. In a heated discussion do you

  32. Is it preferable mostly to

  33. Are you drawn more to

  34. Are you prone to

  35. Common sense is

  36. Are you swayed more by

  37. Are you inclined to be

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

  39. When the phone rings, do you

  40. Are you more

  41. Is it easier for you to

  42. When finishing a job, do you like to

  43. Are you more frequently

  44. Do you see yourself as basically

  45. Is it worse to

  46. Which is more of a compliment

  47. At a party, do you

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

  49. Are you more comfortable in making

  50. Do you tend to choose

  51. Are you inclined to take what is said

  52. Is it your way to

  53. Are you more interested in

  54. It is worse to be

  55. Do you tend to

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

  57. Do you usually want things

  58. Are you more likely to trust

  59. Are you more satisfied having

  60. Do you like writers who

  61. Do you think of yourself as a

  62. Are you the kind of person who

  63. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  64. Do you feel better about

  65. Do you prize in yourself

  66. Do you more often prefer

  67. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  68. Which seems the greater fault

  69. Do you consider yourself

  70. Is it better to be

  71. Your gender is:

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