It's like saying 'hello' when you pick up the phone: If someone says hello back, you start a conversation, and if they don't, you hang up and redial. To ping Google from a Mac: Open Applications Terminal. A valid home IP address will probably start with 192.168.x.x.
If it starts with 169.x.x.x, then there's a problem with your router.
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