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 stories, do you prefer

  2. In most situations are you more

  3. Do you consider yourself

  4. Is it better to be

  5. Do you tend to notice

  6. Do you find visionaries and theorists

  7. Which seems the greater fault

  8. Do you prize in yourself

  9. Do you more often prefer

  10. Are you the kind of person who

  11. If you must disappoint someone are you usually

  12. Do you feel better about

  13. Do you like writers who

  14. Do you think of yourself as a

  15. Are you more likely to trust

  16. Are you more satisfied having

  17. Do you tend to

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

  19. Do you usually want things

  20. Are you more interested in

  21. It is worse to be

  22. Are you inclined to take what is said

  23. Is it your way to

  24. At a party, do you

  25. Are you more comfortable in making

  26. Do you tend to choose

  27. Is it worse to

  28. Which is more of a compliment

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

  30. Are you more frequently

  31. Do you see yourself as basically

  32. When the phone rings, do you

  33. Is it easier for you to

  34. When finishing a job, do you like to

  35. Are you inclined to be

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

  37. Are you more

  38. Common sense is

  39. Are you swayed more by

  40. Are you drawn more to

  41. Are you prone to

  42. At work do you tend to

  43. In a heated discussion do you

  44. Is it preferable mostly to

  45. Facts

  46. Do you value in yourself more that you are

  47. Are you more inclined to feel

  48. On the job, do you want your activities

  49. Do you think of yourself as

  50. Which appeals to you more

  51. Would you say you are more

  52. Do you tend to be more

  53. In hard circumstances, are you sometimes

  54. Do you more often see

  55. Do you prefer contracts to be

  56. Does interacting with strangers

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

  58. Are you inclined to be more

  59. Are you more

  60. Which rules you more

  61. Do you speak more in

  62. Is clutter in the work place something you

  63. Waiting in line, do you often

  64. With people are you usually more

  65. Do you prefer to work

  66. Are you more

  67. Are you more often

  68. Are you more comfortable

  69. Children often do not

  70. Which do you wish more for yourself

  71. Your gender is:

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