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Table 3 Comparison of results from GLM test carried out using SPSS and test using SEM framework, using Mx.

From: A framework for power analysis using a structural equation modelling procedure

  GLM Test Mx Test
Null Hypothesis F (df) p χ2 (df) p
1. μ1 = μ2 = μ3 (rules = demands = warmth) 16.530 (2, 18) 0.000084 19.8 (2) 0.000050
2. μ1 = μ2 (rules = demands) 34.5 (1, 19) 0.00012 19.7 (1) 0.000009
3. μ1 = μ3 (rules = warmth) 19.29 (1, 19) 0.00031 13.31 (1) 0.00026
4. μ2 = μ3 (demands = warmth) 3.32 (1, 19) 0.084 3.06 (1) 0.080
  1. Notes: 1Result from multivariate test 2Large number of decimal places have been given to illustrate similarity of probability values based on two methods.