5 Free Personality Tests You Can Take in Minutes

These quick online quizzes offer surprisingly accurate snapshots of your defining characteristics.

By Taylor Shea
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    Test Color

    Your favorite color can reveal a lot about your personality, according to the free Test Color quiz. Rank 36 color blocks from most to least preferred and vice versa, and you'll reveal profile details that indicate the strength of your creativity, intelligence, and organization and decision-making skills.


    Short Personality Quiz

    Do you see yourself as critical and quarrelsome? Reserved and quiet? Based upon the Ten-Item Personality Inventory (TIPI), the Short Personality Quiz explains your scores as they relate to the Big 5 Personality Traits: extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, emotional stability, and openness to experience.


    16 Personalities

    Based on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), the 60-question 16 Personalities free personality test asks you to indicate how much you agree with statements like "You cannot stand chaos." Like the classic MBTI, your answers determine where you fall on four spectrums: extroverted/introverted, sensing/intuitive, thinking/feeling, and judging/perceiving.


    41 Questions, 1 Personality

    The 41 Questions, 1 Personality quiz is another free variation on the MBTI, but more black-and-white than shades of gray. Do you prefer "just whatever" or deadlines? Are you more likely to trust past experience or a hunch? You'll find your unique personality type ("Determined Realist," "Sensitive Doer," and others) as well get career suggestions and a list of famous people who share your type.


    You Just Get Me

    With You Just Get Me, you'll agree or disagree with statements about your leadership style, treatment of other people, vocabulary, and more. After taking the test, you'll discover your personality tendencies "in a nutshell": whether you're disciplined/casual, abstract/concrete, neurotic/unemotional, cooperative/competitive, and extraverted/introverted.


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    Your Comments

    • Jeramae Ug Tsago Lico

      Can’t find it… help

    • lyndal

      Click on everyday wellness, takes you to the page with 5 personality …..etc

    • Bon Palarpalar

      Can’t see the link?

    • Rocio E

      I am sorry but I do not see “linked text…’Short Personality Quiz’ within the text above” I do not like the way R D Change the link when you follow from FB. It used to be much easier were you will get the article right there. Now you have to fight and look for the link. If you send the article to your email then the links works but just for one test. Then you have to re do it again to have access the entire content of the article. Not Good…

      • Sara E. James

        I had the same problem.

        • Jeramae Ug Tsago Lico

          we all have

    • JOwayria

      can’t access remaining 15….?

    • buffgirl23

      I think this is the test!! Paranoia!!

    • Usagi

      Hello Merit and Sara E. James, this is how you take the quiz …. in the beginning, where you are shown the title of the subject matter, focus on the lettering in Blue, zero in on with your mouse, Press it…… wallah, it will take you to the questions ! It’s a fun thing to do, Happy Thanksgiving to you ! ..

      • Sara E. James

        I was having technical issues as sometimes the text was not showing up at all. Thanks.

        • Julie

          Surrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrre you were.

          • Sara E. James

            Whatever. Am I supposed to feel embarrassed by your sarcasm?

    • Usagi

      I feel much better, where is the rest of this ? It seemed like a fun thing ……

    • Merit

      What? Where? I must have paranoid personality disorder, someone is effing with me.

    • Sara E. James

      uh, where are they? no links?

      • Guest

        click on the linked text…’Short Personality Quiz’ within the text above.