What statement correctly describes the key features of the graph of f(x) = 4(one half)x + 1 − 3?

What statement correctly describes the key features of the graph of f(x) = 4(one half)x + 1 − 3?

A. Y-intercept of (0, −1), starts up on the left, gets closer to y = −3 on the right
B. Y-intercept of (0, −1), starts down on the left, gets closer to y = −3 on the right
C. Y-intercept of (0, 1), starts up on the left, gets closer to y = −3 on the right
D. Y-intercept of (0, 1), starts down on the left, gets closer to y = −3 on the right