# Norm

### From Conservapedia

A **norm** is an accepted standard of behavior, whether or not exceptions exist.^{[1]}

## In mathematics

In linear algebra, the norm is the length of a vector, which is calculated by taking the square root of the sum of the squares of the vector's components.

## See also

## Notes

- ↑ Exceptions do not invalidate a norm or the necessity of norms.
*See**Commonweal*, a liberal Catholic magazine - quoted by Bill Bennett in*The Broken Hearth*, Page 198