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|Look at the chart below, showing violent-homicide statistics compiled by by the F.B.I. On the left, it shows statistics for adults over 25. On the right are statistics for adults aged 18 to 24. Look carefully at the two sets of numbers:
In the box below, compare and contrast the two sets of statistics. How are they the same? How are they different?
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