```Mplus VERSION 3.0
MUTHEN & MUTHEN
03/29/2004  11:16 PM

INPUT INSTRUCTIONS

title: Study B
catstudyb.inp
montecarlo:
file is mc.dat;
names are v1-v6;
ngroups = 2;
nobs = 100 100;
nreps = 500;
seed = 598587;
categorical = v1-v6;
generate = v1-v6(3);
cutpoints = v1-v2(-.7 0 .7) v3(-.8 0 .8)
v4-v5(-.7 0 .7) v6(-.8 0 .8);

analysis:
type = mgroup meanstructure;
parameterization = theta;

model:
f by v1*.4 v2*.5 v3*.6 v4*.4 v5*.5 v6*.6;
f@1;
[v1\$1*-.7] (1);
[v1\$2*0] (2);
[v1\$3*.7]   ;
[v2\$1*-.7] (4);
[v2\$2*0]  ;
[v2\$3*.7]  ;
[v3\$1*-.8] (7);
[v3\$2*0]  ;
[v3\$3*.8] (9);
[v4\$1*-.7] (10);
[v4\$2*0]  ;
[v4\$3*.7]  ;
[v5\$1*-.7] (13);
[v5\$2*0]  ;
[v5\$3*.7]  ;
[v6\$1*-.8] (16);
[v6\$2*0]  ;
[v6\$3*.8]  ;
model g1:
v1-v6@.30;
model g2:
[f*.25];
f*1.2;
v1-v6*.49;

Study B
catstudyb.inp

SUMMARY OF ANALYSIS

Number of groups                                                 2
Number of observations
Group G1                                                    100
Group G2                                                    100

Number of replications
Requested                                                  500
Completed                                                  500
Value of seed                                               598587

Number of dependent variables                                    6
Number of independent variables                                  0
Number of continuous latent variables                            1

Observed dependent variables

Binary and ordered categorical (ordinal)
V1          V2          V3          V4          V5          V6

Continuous latent variables
F

Estimator                                                    WLSMV
Maximum number of iterations                                  1000
Convergence criterion                                    0.500D-04
Maximum number of steepest descent iterations                   20
Parameterization                                             THETA
Input data file
mc.dat

Input data format  FREE

POPULATION VALUES FOR DATA GENERATION

0 0 0 0 0 0
.46
.20 .55
.24 .30 .66
.16 .20 .24 .46
.20 .25 .30 .20 .55
.24 .30 .36 .24 .30 .66
.10 .125 .15 .10 .125 .15
.682
.24 .79
.288 .36 .922
.192 .24 .288 .682
.24 .30 .36 .24 .79
.288 .36 .432 .288 .36 .922

SAMPLE STATISTICS FOR THE FIRST REPLICATION

SAMPLE STATISTICS FOR G1

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1        -0.994         0.202         1.227        -0.842         0.253

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         1.080        -0.842         0.126         1.036        -0.954

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.176         1.282        -0.954         0.253         1.282

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1        -0.994         0.253         1.405

Covariances/Correlations/Residual Correlations
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1
V2             0.367
V3             0.431         0.553
V4             0.325         0.523         0.395
V5             0.354         0.478         0.446         0.341
V6             0.229         0.410         0.465         0.290         0.435

Covariances/Correlations/Residual Correlations
V6
________

SAMPLE STATISTICS FOR G2

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1        -1.080        -0.305         0.613        -0.878        -0.202

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.674        -0.806        -0.075         0.806        -0.954

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.075         0.915        -1.036        -0.075         0.674

Means/Intercepts/Thresholds
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1        -0.994        -0.075         0.674

Covariances/Correlations/Residual Correlations
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1
V2             0.438
V3             0.395         0.412
V4             0.281         0.187         0.394
V5             0.179         0.173         0.404         0.443
V6             0.398         0.381         0.440         0.338         0.531

Covariances/Correlations/Residual Correlations
V6
________

CHI-SQUARE P-VALUES

Expected     Observed
0.990        0.994
0.980        0.986
0.950        0.964
0.900        0.938
0.800        0.836
0.700        0.754
0.500        0.546
0.300        0.332
0.200        0.226
0.100        0.096
0.050        0.054
0.020        0.022
0.010        0.014

MODEL RESULTS

ESTIMATES              STANDARD ERRORS       95%
Average     Std. Dev.     Average     Std. Dev.   Cover
Group G1

F        BY
V1                 0.4178       0.0828       0.0787       0.0129   0.956
V2                 0.5209       0.1024       0.0958       0.0193   0.946
V3                 0.6344       0.1301       0.1200       0.0334   0.966
V4                 0.4151       0.0827       0.0786       0.0126   0.934
V5                 0.5206       0.1037       0.0952       0.0195   0.946
V6                 0.6282       0.1318       0.1184       0.0331   0.954

Means
F                  0.0000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000

Thresholds
V1\$1              -0.7116       0.1098       0.1041       0.0146   0.960
V1\$2               0.0023       0.0785       0.0742       0.0081   0.934
V1\$3               0.7195       0.1098       0.1045       0.0151   0.946
V2\$1              -0.7162       0.1185       0.1148       0.0184   0.942
V2\$2              -0.0001       0.0883       0.0831       0.0106   0.940
V2\$3               0.7221       0.1269       0.1159       0.0206   0.948
V3\$1              -0.8344       0.1576       0.1398       0.0335   0.934
V3\$2              -0.0010       0.1014       0.0940       0.0139   0.934
V3\$3               0.8254       0.1463       0.1402       0.0338   0.960
V4\$1              -0.7108       0.1023       0.1039       0.0138   0.964
V4\$2               0.0027       0.0776       0.0740       0.0080   0.934
V4\$3               0.7145       0.1122       0.1041       0.0150   0.930
V5\$1              -0.7145       0.1220       0.1147       0.0199   0.948
V5\$2              -0.0006       0.0889       0.0831       0.0106   0.938
V5\$3               0.7127       0.1173       0.1143       0.0192   0.948
V6\$1              -0.8275       0.1543       0.1385       0.0336   0.946
V6\$2              -0.0033       0.0963       0.0934       0.0139   0.948
V6\$3               0.8232       0.1471       0.1386       0.0327   0.934

Variances
F                  1.0000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000

Residual Variances
V1                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000
V2                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000
V3                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000
V4                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000
V5                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000
V6                 0.3000       0.0000       0.0000       0.0000   1.000

Group G2

F        BY
V1                 0.4178       0.0828       0.0787       0.0129   0.956
V2                 0.5209       0.1024       0.0958       0.0193   0.946
V3                 0.6344       0.1301       0.1200       0.0334   0.966
V4                 0.4151       0.0827       0.0786       0.0126   0.934
V5                 0.5206       0.1037       0.0952       0.0195   0.946
V6                 0.6282       0.1318       0.1184       0.0331   0.954

Means
F                  0.2467       0.1728       0.1705       0.0130   0.930

Thresholds
V1\$1              -0.7116       0.1098       0.1041       0.0146   0.960
V1\$2               0.0023       0.0785       0.0742       0.0081   0.934
V1\$3               0.7195       0.1098       0.1045       0.0151   0.946
V2\$1              -0.7162       0.1185       0.1148       0.0184   0.942
V2\$2              -0.0001       0.0883       0.0831       0.0106   0.940
V2\$3               0.7221       0.1269       0.1159       0.0206   0.948
V3\$1              -0.8344       0.1576       0.1398       0.0335   0.934
V3\$2              -0.0010       0.1014       0.0940       0.0139   0.934
V3\$3               0.8254       0.1463       0.1402       0.0338   0.960
V4\$1              -0.7108       0.1023       0.1039       0.0138   0.964
V4\$2               0.0027       0.0776       0.0740       0.0080   0.934
V4\$3               0.7145       0.1122       0.1041       0.0150   0.930
V5\$1              -0.7145       0.1220       0.1147       0.0199   0.948
V5\$2              -0.0006       0.0889       0.0831       0.0106   0.938
V5\$3               0.7127       0.1173       0.1143       0.0192   0.948
V6\$1              -0.8275       0.1543       0.1385       0.0336   0.946
V6\$2              -0.0033       0.0963       0.0934       0.0139   0.948
V6\$3               0.8232       0.1471       0.1386       0.0327   0.934

Variances
F                  1.2194       0.3369       0.3329       0.0930   0.946

Residual Variances
V1                 0.5265       0.2042       0.1716       0.0726   0.916
V2                 0.5318       0.2311       0.1870       0.0879   0.914
V3                 0.5387       0.2426       0.2010       0.1058   0.908
V4                 0.5250       0.1931       0.1710       0.0693   0.932
V5                 0.5236       0.2103       0.1844       0.0842   0.926
V6                 0.5260       0.2267       0.1966       0.0990   0.904

TECHNICAL OUTPUT

PARAMETER SPECIFICATION FOR G1

TAU
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           1             2             3             4             5

TAU
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           6             7             8             9            10

TAU
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1          11            12            13            14            15

TAU
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1          16            17            18

NU
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           0             0             0             0             0

NU
V6
________
1           0

LAMBDA
F
________
V1                19
V2                20
V3                21
V4                22
V5                23
V6                24

THETA
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1                 0
V2                 0             0
V3                 0             0             0
V4                 0             0             0             0
V5                 0             0             0             0             0
V6                 0             0             0             0             0

THETA
V6
________
V6                 0

ALPHA
F
________
1           0

BETA
F
________
F                  0

PSI
F
________
F                  0

PARAMETER SPECIFICATION FOR G2

TAU
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           1             2             3             4             5

TAU
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           6             7             8             9            10

TAU
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1          11            12            13            14            15

TAU
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1          16            17            18

NU
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1           0             0             0             0             0

NU
V6
________
1           0

LAMBDA
F
________
V1                19
V2                20
V3                21
V4                22
V5                23
V6                24

THETA
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1                25
V2                 0            26
V3                 0             0            27
V4                 0             0             0            28
V5                 0             0             0             0            29
V6                 0             0             0             0             0

THETA
V6
________
V6                30

ALPHA
F
________
1          31

BETA
F
________
F                  0

PSI
F
________
F                 32

STARTING VALUES FOR G1

TAU
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1        -0.700         0.000         0.700        -0.700         0.000

TAU
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.700        -0.800         0.000         0.800        -0.700

TAU
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.000         0.700        -0.700         0.000         0.700

TAU
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1        -0.800         0.000         0.800

NU
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
V6
________
1         0.000

LAMBDA
F
________
V1             0.400
V2             0.500
V3             0.600
V4             0.400
V5             0.500
V6             0.600

THETA
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1             0.300
V2             0.000         0.300
V3             0.000         0.000         0.300
V4             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.300
V5             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.300
V6             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
V6
________
V6             0.300

ALPHA
F
________
1         0.000

BETA
F
________
F              0.000

PSI
F
________
F              1.000

STARTING VALUES FOR G2

TAU
V1\$1          V1\$2          V1\$3          V2\$1          V2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1        -0.700         0.000         0.700        -0.700         0.000

TAU
V2\$3          V3\$1          V3\$2          V3\$3          V4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.700        -0.800         0.000         0.800        -0.700

TAU
V4\$2          V4\$3          V5\$1          V5\$2          V5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.000         0.700        -0.700         0.000         0.700

TAU
V6\$1          V6\$2          V6\$3
________      ________      ________
1        -0.800         0.000         0.800

NU
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
V6
________
1         0.000

LAMBDA
F
________
V1             0.400
V2             0.500
V3             0.600
V4             0.400
V5             0.500
V6             0.600

THETA
V1            V2            V3            V4            V5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
V1             0.490
V2             0.000         0.490
V3             0.000         0.000         0.490
V4             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.490
V5             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.490
V6             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
V6
________
V6             0.490

ALPHA
F
________
1         0.250

BETA
F
________
F              0.000

PSI
F
________
F              1.200

Beginning Time:  23:16:36
Ending Time:  23:17:08
Elapsed Time:  00:00:32

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