```Mplus VERSION 8.8
MUTHEN & MUTHEN
04/19/2022  10:23 PM

INPUT INSTRUCTIONS

TITLE:  this is an example of a 4PL item response theory (IRT) model
using priors for the lower and upper asymptote parameters
MONTECARLO:
NAMES = u1-u20;
NOBSERVATIONS = 10000;
NREPS = 1;
GENERATE = u1-u20(4pl);
CATEGORICAL = u1-u20(4pl);
SAVE = ex5.5part4.dat;

MODEL POPULATION:
f BY u1-u20*1; f@1;
[u1\$1-u20\$1*0];
[u1\$2-u20\$2*1.386];
[u1\$3-u20\$3*-2];
ANALYSIS:
ESTIMATOR = MLR;
MODEL:
f BY u1-u20*1; f@1;
[u1\$1-u20\$1*0];
[u1\$2-u20\$2*1.386] (a1-a20);
[u1\$3-u20\$3*-2] (b1-b20);
MODEL PRIOR:
a1-a20~N(1.386,1);
b1-b20~N(-2,1);
OUTPUT:
TECH8;

this is an example of a 4PL item response theory (IRT) model
using priors for the lower and upper asymptote parameters

SUMMARY OF ANALYSIS

Number of groups                                                 1
Number of observations                                       10000

Number of replications
Requested                                                    1
Completed                                                    1
Value of seed                                                    0

Number of dependent variables                                   20
Number of independent variables                                  0
Number of continuous latent variables                            1

Observed dependent variables

Binary and ordered categorical (ordinal)
U1          U2          U3          U4          U5          U6
U7          U8          U9          U10         U11         U12
U13         U14         U15         U16         U17         U18
U19         U20

Continuous latent variables
F

Estimator                                                      MLR
Information matrix                                        OBSERVED
Optimization Specifications for the Quasi-Newton Algorithm for
Continuous Outcomes
Maximum number of iterations                                 100
Convergence criterion                                  0.100D-05
Optimization Specifications for the EM Algorithm
Maximum number of iterations                                 500
Convergence criteria
Loglikelihood change                                 0.100D-02
Relative loglikelihood change                        0.100D-05
Derivative                                           0.100D-02
Optimization Specifications for the M step of the EM Algorithm for
Categorical Latent variables
Number of M step iterations                                    1
M step convergence criterion                           0.100D-02
Basis for M step termination                           ITERATION
Optimization Specifications for the M step of the EM Algorithm for
Censored, Binary or Ordered Categorical (Ordinal), Unordered
Categorical (Nominal) and Count Outcomes
Number of M step iterations                                    1
M step convergence criterion                           0.100D-02
Basis for M step termination                           ITERATION
Maximum value for logit thresholds                            15
Minimum value for logit thresholds                           -15
Minimum expected cell size for chi-square              0.100D-01
Optimization algorithm                                         EMA
Integration Specifications
Type                                                    STANDARD
Number of integration points                                  15
Dimensions of numerical integration                            1
Cholesky                                                        ON

MODEL FIT INFORMATION

Number of Free Parameters                       80

Loglikelihood

H0 Value

Mean                           -134598.580
Std Dev                              0.000
Number of successful computations        1

Proportions                   Percentiles
Expected    Observed         Expected       Observed
0.990       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.980       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.950       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.900       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.800       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.700       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.500       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.300       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.200       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.100       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.050       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.020       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580
0.010       0.000      -134598.580    -134598.580

Information Criteria

Akaike (AIC)

Mean                            269357.160
Std Dev                              0.000
Number of successful computations        1

Proportions                   Percentiles
Expected    Observed         Expected       Observed
0.990       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.980       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.950       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.900       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.800       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.700       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.500       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.300       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.200       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.100       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.050       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.020       0.000       269357.160     269357.160
0.010       0.000       269357.160     269357.160

Bayesian (BIC)

Mean                            269933.987
Std Dev                              0.000
Number of successful computations        1

Proportions                   Percentiles
Expected    Observed         Expected       Observed
0.990       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.980       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.950       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.900       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.800       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.700       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.500       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.300       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.200       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.100       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.050       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.020       0.000       269933.987     269933.987
0.010       0.000       269933.987     269933.987

Sample-Size Adjusted BIC (n* = (n + 2) / 24)

Mean                            269679.759
Std Dev                              0.000
Number of successful computations        1

Proportions                   Percentiles
Expected    Observed         Expected       Observed
0.990       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.980       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.950       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.900       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.800       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.700       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.500       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.300       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.200       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.100       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.050       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.020       0.000       269679.759     269679.759
0.010       0.000       269679.759     269679.759

MODEL RESULTS

ESTIMATES              S. E.     M. S. E.  95%  % Sig
Population   Average   Std. Dev.   Average             Cover Coeff

F        BY
U1                  1.000     0.9175     0.0000     0.1549     0.0068 1.000 1.000
U2                  1.000     1.0297     0.0000     0.1316     0.0009 1.000 1.000
U3                  1.000     1.0822     0.0000     0.1783     0.0068 1.000 1.000
U4                  1.000     0.9812     0.0000     0.1287     0.0004 1.000 1.000
U5                  1.000     1.7721     0.0000     0.8972     0.5961 1.000 1.000
U6                  1.000     1.0589     0.0000     0.2140     0.0035 1.000 1.000
U7                  1.000     0.9889     0.0000     0.1538     0.0001 1.000 1.000
U8                  1.000     1.0327     0.0000     0.1440     0.0011 1.000 1.000
U9                  1.000     0.8864     0.0000     0.0852     0.0129 1.000 1.000
U10                 1.000     1.0624     0.0000     0.1471     0.0039 1.000 1.000
U11                 1.000     1.0580     0.0000     0.1889     0.0034 1.000 1.000
U12                 1.000     0.9664     0.0000     0.1406     0.0011 1.000 1.000
U13                 1.000     1.0187     0.0000     0.2334     0.0004 1.000 1.000
U14                 1.000     0.8735     0.0000     0.1389     0.0160 1.000 1.000
U15                 1.000     0.9231     0.0000     0.1354     0.0059 1.000 1.000
U16                 1.000     0.8327     0.0000     0.0548     0.0280 0.000 1.000
U17                 1.000     1.4336     0.0000     0.4412     0.1880 1.000 1.000
U18                 1.000     1.2881     0.0000     0.3263     0.0830 1.000 1.000
U19                 1.000     0.9761     0.0000     0.1708     0.0006 1.000 1.000
U20                 1.000     1.0788     0.0000     0.1687     0.0062 1.000 1.000

Thresholds
U1\$1                0.000     0.1920     0.0000     0.2744     0.0369 1.000 0.000
U1\$2                1.386     1.3121     0.0000     0.4029     0.0055 1.000 1.000
U1\$3               -2.000    -2.1274     0.0000     0.3448     0.0162 1.000 1.000
U2\$1                0.000     0.2751     0.0000     0.2376     0.0757 1.000 0.000
U2\$2                1.386     1.2361     0.0000     0.3094     0.0225 1.000 1.000
U2\$3               -2.000    -2.5375     0.0000     0.2435     0.2889 0.000 1.000
U3\$1                0.000     0.3188     0.0000     0.2694     0.1016 1.000 0.000
U3\$2                1.386     1.1359     0.0000     0.3318     0.0626 1.000 1.000
U3\$3               -2.000    -2.5190     0.0000     0.2512     0.2694 0.000 1.000
U4\$1                0.000     0.1785     0.0000     0.2449     0.0319 1.000 0.000
U4\$2                1.386     1.3351     0.0000     0.3653     0.0026 1.000 1.000
U4\$3               -2.000    -2.4531     0.0000     0.2603     0.2053 1.000 1.000
U5\$1                0.000     0.3763     0.0000     0.2734     0.1416 1.000 0.000
U5\$2                1.386     0.7093     0.0000     0.2445     0.4579 0.000 1.000
U5\$3               -2.000    -1.3728     0.0000     0.4268     0.3934 1.000 1.000
U6\$1                0.000    -0.1580     0.0000     0.2273     0.0250 1.000 0.000
U6\$2                1.386     1.5724     0.0000     0.3994     0.0347 1.000 1.000
U6\$3               -2.000    -1.8637     0.0000     0.4802     0.0186 1.000 1.000
U7\$1                0.000     0.1228     0.0000     0.2434     0.0151 1.000 0.000
U7\$2                1.386     1.3871     0.0000     0.3696     0.0000 1.000 1.000
U7\$3               -2.000    -2.1307     0.0000     0.3976     0.0171 1.000 1.000
U8\$1                0.000     0.2041     0.0000     0.2388     0.0416 1.000 0.000
U8\$2                1.386     1.2950     0.0000     0.3355     0.0083 1.000 1.000
U8\$3               -2.000    -2.3602     0.0000     0.3140     0.1298 1.000 1.000
U9\$1                0.000    -0.0129     0.0000     0.2272     0.0002 1.000 0.000
U9\$2                1.386     1.5957     0.0000     0.3849     0.0440 1.000 1.000
U9\$3               -2.000    -2.2512     0.0000     0.3458     0.0631 1.000 1.000
U10\$1               0.000     0.2792     0.0000     0.2440     0.0780 1.000 0.000
U10\$2               1.386     1.1650     0.0000     0.2975     0.0488 1.000 1.000
U10\$3              -2.000    -2.4470     0.0000     0.2833     0.1998 1.000 1.000
U11\$1               0.000     0.5410     0.0000     0.3140     0.2927 1.000 0.000
U11\$2               1.386     0.9102     0.0000     0.2817     0.2264 1.000 1.000
U11\$3              -2.000    -2.6423     0.0000     0.1870     0.4125 0.000 1.000
U12\$1               0.000     0.2555     0.0000     0.2673     0.0653 1.000 0.000
U12\$2               1.386     1.2132     0.0000     0.3554     0.0299 1.000 1.000
U12\$3              -2.000    -2.4667     0.0000     0.2392     0.2178 1.000 1.000
U13\$1               0.000     0.0503     0.0000     0.2647     0.0025 1.000 0.000
U13\$2               1.386     1.2892     0.0000     0.4405     0.0094 1.000 1.000
U13\$3              -2.000    -1.9803     0.0000     0.4736     0.0004 1.000 1.000
U14\$1               0.000    -0.4383     0.0000     0.2863     0.1921 1.000 0.000
U14\$2               1.386     2.3109     0.0000     0.1667     0.8555 0.000 1.000
U14\$3              -2.000    -1.7335     0.0000     0.5161     0.0710 1.000 1.000
U15\$1               0.000     0.1981     0.0000     0.2704     0.0393 1.000 0.000
U15\$2               1.386     1.2292     0.0000     0.3731     0.0246 1.000 1.000
U15\$3              -2.000    -2.3537     0.0000     0.2613     0.1251 1.000 1.000
U16\$1               0.000    -0.1123     0.0000     0.1954     0.0126 1.000 0.000
U16\$2               1.386     1.7630     0.0000     0.3720     0.1421 1.000 1.000
U16\$3              -2.000    -2.3806     0.0000     0.3248     0.1448 1.000 1.000
U17\$1               0.000     0.4075     0.0000     0.2407     0.1661 1.000 0.000
U17\$2               1.386     0.9014     0.0000     0.2601     0.2348 1.000 1.000
U17\$3              -2.000    -1.9732     0.0000     0.5539     0.0007 1.000 1.000
U18\$1               0.000     0.3511     0.0000     0.2491     0.1232 1.000 0.000
U18\$2               1.386     0.9902     0.0000     0.2900     0.1566 1.000 1.000
U18\$3              -2.000    -2.1171     0.0000     0.4878     0.0137 1.000 1.000
U19\$1               0.000     0.0481     0.0000     0.2525     0.0023 1.000 0.000
U19\$2               1.386     1.3579     0.0000     0.4036     0.0008 1.000 1.000
U19\$3              -2.000    -2.0693     0.0000     0.4058     0.0048 1.000 1.000
U20\$1               0.000    -0.4145     0.0000     0.2280     0.1718 1.000 0.000
U20\$2               1.386     1.8939     0.0000     0.3212     0.2579 1.000 1.000
U20\$3              -2.000    -1.6100     0.0000     0.3411     0.1521 1.000 1.000

Variances
F                   1.000     1.0000     0.0000     0.0000     0.0000 1.000 0.000

QUALITY OF NUMERICAL RESULTS

Average Condition Number for the Information Matrix      0.393E-04
(ratio of smallest to largest eigenvalue)

TECHNICAL 1 OUTPUT

PARAMETER SPECIFICATION

TAU
U1\$1          U1\$2          U1\$3          U2\$1          U2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
21            22            23            24            25

TAU
U2\$3          U3\$1          U3\$2          U3\$3          U4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
26            27            28            29            30

TAU
U4\$2          U4\$3          U5\$1          U5\$2          U5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
31            32            33            34            35

TAU
U6\$1          U6\$2          U6\$3          U7\$1          U7\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
36            37            38            39            40

TAU
U7\$3          U8\$1          U8\$2          U8\$3          U9\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
41            42            43            44            45

TAU
U9\$2          U9\$3          U10\$1         U10\$2         U10\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
46            47            48            49            50

TAU
U11\$1         U11\$2         U11\$3         U12\$1         U12\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
51            52            53            54            55

TAU
U12\$3         U13\$1         U13\$2         U13\$3         U14\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
56            57            58            59            60

TAU
U14\$2         U14\$3         U15\$1         U15\$2         U15\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
61            62            63            64            65

TAU
U16\$1         U16\$2         U16\$3         U17\$1         U17\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
66            67            68            69            70

TAU
U17\$3         U18\$1         U18\$2         U18\$3         U19\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
71            72            73            74            75

TAU
U19\$2         U19\$3         U20\$1         U20\$2         U20\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
76            77            78            79            80

NU
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0             0             0             0             0

NU
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0             0             0             0             0

NU
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0             0             0             0             0

NU
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0             0             0             0             0

LAMBDA
F
________
U1                 1
U2                 2
U3                 3
U4                 4
U5                 5
U6                 6
U7                 7
U8                 8
U9                 9
U10               10
U11               11
U12               12
U13               13
U14               14
U15               15
U16               16
U17               17
U18               18
U19               19
U20               20

THETA
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U1                 0
U2                 0             0
U3                 0             0             0
U4                 0             0             0             0
U5                 0             0             0             0             0
U6                 0             0             0             0             0
U7                 0             0             0             0             0
U8                 0             0             0             0             0
U9                 0             0             0             0             0
U10                0             0             0             0             0
U11                0             0             0             0             0
U12                0             0             0             0             0
U13                0             0             0             0             0
U14                0             0             0             0             0
U15                0             0             0             0             0
U16                0             0             0             0             0
U17                0             0             0             0             0
U18                0             0             0             0             0
U19                0             0             0             0             0
U20                0             0             0             0             0

THETA
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U6                 0
U7                 0             0
U8                 0             0             0
U9                 0             0             0             0
U10                0             0             0             0             0
U11                0             0             0             0             0
U12                0             0             0             0             0
U13                0             0             0             0             0
U14                0             0             0             0             0
U15                0             0             0             0             0
U16                0             0             0             0             0
U17                0             0             0             0             0
U18                0             0             0             0             0
U19                0             0             0             0             0
U20                0             0             0             0             0

THETA
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U11                0
U12                0             0
U13                0             0             0
U14                0             0             0             0
U15                0             0             0             0             0
U16                0             0             0             0             0
U17                0             0             0             0             0
U18                0             0             0             0             0
U19                0             0             0             0             0
U20                0             0             0             0             0

THETA
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U16                0
U17                0             0
U18                0             0             0
U19                0             0             0             0
U20                0             0             0             0             0

ALPHA
F
________
0

BETA
F
________
F                  0

PSI
F
________
F                  0

STARTING VALUES

TAU
U1\$1          U1\$2          U1\$3          U2\$1          U2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U2\$3          U3\$1          U3\$2          U3\$3          U4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U4\$2          U4\$3          U5\$1          U5\$2          U5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U6\$1          U6\$2          U6\$3          U7\$1          U7\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U7\$3          U8\$1          U8\$2          U8\$3          U9\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U9\$2          U9\$3          U10\$1         U10\$2         U10\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U11\$1         U11\$2         U11\$3         U12\$1         U12\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U12\$3         U13\$1         U13\$2         U13\$3         U14\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U14\$2         U14\$3         U15\$1         U15\$2         U15\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U16\$1         U16\$2         U16\$3         U17\$1         U17\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U17\$3         U18\$1         U18\$2         U18\$3         U19\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U19\$2         U19\$3         U20\$1         U20\$2         U20\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

NU
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

LAMBDA
F
________
U1             1.000
U2             1.000
U3             1.000
U4             1.000
U5             1.000
U6             1.000
U7             1.000
U8             1.000
U9             1.000
U10            1.000
U11            1.000
U12            1.000
U13            1.000
U14            1.000
U15            1.000
U16            1.000
U17            1.000
U18            1.000
U19            1.000
U20            1.000

THETA
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U1             1.000
U2             0.000         1.000
U3             0.000         0.000         1.000
U4             0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U5             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U6             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U7             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U8             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U9             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U10            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U11            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U12            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U13            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U6             1.000
U7             0.000         1.000
U8             0.000         0.000         1.000
U9             0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U10            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U11            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U12            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U13            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U11            1.000
U12            0.000         1.000
U13            0.000         0.000         1.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U16            1.000
U17            0.000         1.000
U18            0.000         0.000         1.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         1.000

ALPHA
F
________
0.000

BETA
F
________
F              0.000

PSI
F
________
F              1.000

POPULATION VALUES

TAU
U1\$1          U1\$2          U1\$3          U2\$1          U2\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U2\$3          U3\$1          U3\$2          U3\$3          U4\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U4\$2          U4\$3          U5\$1          U5\$2          U5\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U6\$1          U6\$2          U6\$3          U7\$1          U7\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U7\$3          U8\$1          U8\$2          U8\$3          U9\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U9\$2          U9\$3          U10\$1         U10\$2         U10\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U11\$1         U11\$2         U11\$3         U12\$1         U12\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U12\$3         U13\$1         U13\$2         U13\$3         U14\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U14\$2         U14\$3         U15\$1         U15\$2         U15\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

TAU
U16\$1         U16\$2         U16\$3         U17\$1         U17\$2
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386

TAU
U17\$3         U18\$1         U18\$2         U18\$3         U19\$1
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
-2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000         0.000

TAU
U19\$2         U19\$3         U20\$1         U20\$2         U20\$3
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
1.386        -2.000         0.000         1.386        -2.000

NU
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

NU
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

LAMBDA
F
________
U1             1.000
U2             1.000
U3             1.000
U4             1.000
U5             1.000
U6             1.000
U7             1.000
U8             1.000
U9             1.000
U10            1.000
U11            1.000
U12            1.000
U13            1.000
U14            1.000
U15            1.000
U16            1.000
U17            1.000
U18            1.000
U19            1.000
U20            1.000

THETA
U1            U2            U3            U4            U5
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U1             0.000
U2             0.000         0.000
U3             0.000         0.000         0.000
U4             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U5             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U6             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U7             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U8             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U9             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U10            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U11            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U12            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U13            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U6            U7            U8            U9            U10
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U6             0.000
U7             0.000         0.000
U8             0.000         0.000         0.000
U9             0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U10            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U11            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U12            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U13            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U11           U12           U13           U14           U15
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U11            0.000
U12            0.000         0.000
U13            0.000         0.000         0.000
U14            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U15            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U16            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U17            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

THETA
U16           U17           U18           U19           U20
________      ________      ________      ________      ________
U16            0.000
U17            0.000         0.000
U18            0.000         0.000         0.000
U19            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000
U20            0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000         0.000

ALPHA
F
________
0.000

BETA
F
________
F              0.000

PSI
F
________
F              1.000

TECHNICAL 8 OUTPUT

TECHNICAL 8 OUTPUT FOR REPLICATION 1

E STEP  ITER  LOGLIKELIHOOD    ABS CHANGE   REL CHANGE  ALGORITHM
1 -0.13463569D+06    0.0000000    0.0000000  EM
2 -0.13460789D+06   27.7928988    0.0002064  EM
3 -0.13460365D+06    4.2405641    0.0000315  EM
4 -0.13460105D+06    2.6053597    0.0000194  EM
5 -0.13459998D+06    1.0687869    0.0000079  EM
6 -0.13459945D+06    0.5296631    0.0000039  EM
7 -0.13459915D+06    0.2963832    0.0000022  EM
8 -0.13459898D+06    0.1764939    0.0000013  EM
9 -0.13459887D+06    0.1112389    0.0000008  EM
10 -0.13459879D+06    0.0734901    0.0000005  EM
11 -0.13459874D+06    0.0506619    0.0000004  EM
12 -0.13459871D+06    0.0362661    0.0000003  EM
13 -0.13459868D+06    0.0268132    0.0000002  EM
14 -0.13459866D+06    0.0203597    0.0000002  EM
15 -0.13459864D+06    0.0157916    0.0000001  EM
16 -0.13459863D+06    0.0124523    0.0000001  EM
17 -0.13459862D+06    0.0099432    0.0000001  EM
18 -0.13459861D+06    0.0080150    0.0000001  EM
19 -0.13459861D+06    0.0065063    0.0000000  EM
20 -0.13459860D+06    0.0053093    0.0000000  EM
21 -0.13459860D+06    0.0043494    0.0000000  EM
22 -0.13459859D+06    0.0035734    0.0000000  EM
23 -0.13459859D+06    0.0029421    0.0000000  EM
24 -0.13459859D+06    0.0024262    0.0000000  EM
25 -0.13459859D+06    0.0020032    0.0000000  EM
26 -0.13459858D+06    0.0016553    0.0000000  EM
27 -0.13459858D+06    0.0013688    0.0000000  EM
28 -0.13459858D+06    0.0011323    0.0000000  EM
29 -0.13459858D+06    0.0009369    0.0000000  EM

SAVEDATA INFORMATION

Order of variables

U1
U2
U3
U4
U5
U6
U7
U8
U9
U10
U11
U12
U13
U14
U15
U16
U17
U18
U19
U20

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