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5-119.

Since parallel lines have the same slope, the equation for the parallel line is:

$y=\frac{3}{4}x+b$

Since the new line goes through (−4,1), substitute x = −4 and y = 1 into the above equation, and then solve for b.

$y=\frac{3}{4}x+4$