I'm taking a course in Statistics, and I'm confused by the following wording which popped up on one of the lessons. Does the explanation sound correct? Are there any terms that are imprecise?
Q: We can best describe the location of the sample mean in a sampling distribution in terms of:
A: Standard error
Explanation: We'll describe the location of the sample mean by calculating how many standard errors it is away from the center of the sampling distribution. That will give us a z-score for our sample mean.