This test, also known as the Briggs-Myers personality type test, determine your preference for extroversion vs. introversion.
You can take this test in a simple way, by answering the four "simple" questions below or take the more thorough test, via the green button below. The outcome is the same, a 4-letter personality type.
After getting your personality type, you connect the dots, and use the type to match one or more of Jungs 12 personality archetypes.
THE 4-LETTER PERSONALITY TYPE
With the answers to 4 simple questions you get a 4-letter personality type.
- E = Extrovert - Gets energy from interacting with other people.
- N = iNtuitive - Acts on intuition over sensing or pleasing others judgement.
- T = Thinking - Rational thinking over emotional reactions.
- P = Perceiving - Keeps options open, does what makes sense, not blinded by rules or norms.
Enthusiastic, creative and sociable free spirits, who can always find a reason to smile.
Flexible and charming artists, always ready to explore and experience something new.
Spontaneous, energetic and enthusiastic entertainers - life is never boring around them.
THE 12 JUNGIAN ARCHETYPES
Jung defined 12 archetype personalities which he meant was universal, meaning most people recognize or can relate to these archetypes, unconsciously, in every culture and through time, via myths referencing these archetypes. They live in our dreams and unconsciousness.
Read more about the personalities and traits of Jungs 12 archetypes, here.
MAPPING PERSONALY TYPES TO ARCHETYPES
With your 4-letter personality type, try to find it in the lists below. Be aware that some personality types match multiple archetypes.
As an example, notice that the type ENTP matches, both the Magician and Jester (Entertainer).