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. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  2. In stories, do you prefer

  3. Are you more interested in

  4. In most situations are you more

  5. It is worse to be

  6. Are you drawn more to

  7. Are you more

  8. Are you prone to

  9. Which rules you more

  10. Do you prize in yourself

  11. Is it worse to

  12. Do you more often prefer

  13. Which is more of a compliment

  14. Are you more inclined to feel

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

  16. Are you more

  17. On the job, do you want your activities

  18. Are you more often

  19. Are you more likely to trust

  20. Are you more comfortable

  21. Are you inclined to be

  22. Are you more satisfied having

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

  24. Do you more often see

  25. Are you more

  26. Do you consider yourself

  27. Do you prefer contracts to be

  28. Is it better to be

  29. Are you inclined to take what is said

  30. Do you tend to notice

  31. At work do you tend to

  32. Is it your way to

  33. In a heated discussion do you

  34. Do you speak more in

  35. Is it preferable mostly to

  36. Are you the kind of person who

  37. Is clutter in the work place something you

  38. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  39. Are you more frequently

  40. Do you feel better about

  41. Do you think of yourself as

  42. Do you see yourself as basically

  43. Which appeals to you more

  44. Children often do not

  45. Would you say you are more

  46. Do you tend to

  47. Which do you wish more for yourself

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

  49. Common sense is

  50. Do you usually want things

  51. Does interacting with strangers

  52. Are you swayed more by

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

  54. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  55. Are you inclined to be more

  56. At a party, do you

  57. Which seems the greater fault

  58. Are you more comfortable in making

  59. Facts

  60. Do you tend to choose

  61. Waiting in line, do you often

  62. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  63. With people are you usually more

  64. Do you like writers who

  65. Do you prefer to work

  66. When the phone rings, do you

  67. Do you think of yourself as a

  68. Is it easier for you to

  69. Do you tend to be more

  70. When finishing a job, do you like to

  71. Your gender is:

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