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Studies have shown that in large American cities, there is a relationship between the number of violent crimes and the number of stores that sell pornography depicting violence. Is this a positive or negative correlation? Provide an explanation.

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    Positive. Those who consistently watch violent porn are more likely to turn fantasy into reality. More violent porn stores mean that they must have customers to make sales profitable.

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    This finding is a positive correlation in that a change found in one variable also causes another change in the same direction. Therefore, the high cases of violence have cause the same aspect to influence pornographic industries.

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