Saturday, November 3, 2018

 

 

If you only want to purchase the booklet:

BOOKLET ONLY REQUEST LINK

 

Dear LAFACE Members,

 

The Management Analyst Exam is coming up, and many of you are excited about preparing! LAFACE will hold its all-day Management Analyst Exam Preparation Training on Saturday, November 3, 2018. Please save the date.

 

A flyer with the location and the RSVP link will be sent out as soon as we have them finalized.

Download the bulletin here.

 

In the meantime, there is a lot to study!

Please start your review by reading up on the following resources, available on the intranet:

1.      Inside LA Rules and Policies:  

2.      Rules and Policies:

3.      City Charter and Admin Code:

4.      Municipal Code:

5.      Election Code:

6.      Mayor’s Executive Directives:

7.      Council Rules:

8.      Basics on LA’s Form of Government:  

9.      City Finance and Budget Information:  

10.   Personnel

11.   Statistics:

12.   Algebra Basics and Arithmetic:

13.   Reading Comprehension:

 

Thank you!

 

Yours in Service,

LAFACE Board Officers

Reading Comprehension, Writing, and Grammar:

Be able to read and comprehend written material, and use critical thinking.

https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat/sat-reading-writing-practice

https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar

Extra: 

http://www.umich.edu/~elements/5e/probsolv/strategy/crit-n-creat.htm



Basic Mathematics and Arithmetic:

Be able to perform basic mathematic operations.

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/arithmetic-home?t=classes

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-sixth-grade-math?t=classes


Basic Algebra:

Be able to solve for an unknown variable, and solve word problems.

https://www.khanacademy.org/search?page_search_query=algebra%20basics

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/basic-alg-foundations

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-algebraic-expressions

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-graphing-lines-and-slope

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-linear-equations-andinequalities

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-quadratics-and-polynomials

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-expressions-with-exponents

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-basic-eq-ineq

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2


Probability and Statistics:

Know the difference between mean, median and mode, and be able to solve problems.

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/statistics-probability/probability-library

Sequences and Series:

Be able to discern and predict patterns, sequences, and series.

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/sequences

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/sequences-and-series

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/seq-induction

https://www.khanacademy.org/search?page_search_query=sequences%20and%20series

 


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Workplace Writing, Letters, Memos, and Reports:

Be able to write effectively for a given task.

http://www.umuc.edu/current-students/learning-resources/writing-center/online-guide-to-writing/index.cfm

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/4/16/

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/653/1/

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/590/01/

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/1015/1/

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/656/1/


City Information:

Know the basics of City Government, its functions, sources of authority, rules, and regulations.

http://venicenc.org/files/Your%20Govnt%20at%20Glance.pdf

https://www.lacity.org/your-government/government-information/history-los-angeles

https://www.lacity.org/your-government/government-information/city-charter-rules-andcodes

https://www.lacity.org/your-government/government-information/council-rules

https://www.lacity.org/your-government/government-information/city-finance-budget

http://cao.lacity.org/budget/index.htm

https://www.lacity.org/your-government/departments-commissions/departments-bureaus

 

Extra:

https://my.lwv.org/sites/default/files/leagues/los-angeles/structureofacity.pdf