A ping is a very basic/useful way to trouble shoot networks. You can use ping to test the status of networking hardware. At home all it really means is you can check if you are connected to the internet or if a specific server is up. It is more useful in large private networks.
ping command is used as tool to check connectivity between two pc's in a LAN. by "ping"ing to a ip the machine sends out ICMP echos to the other machine. if the connection is ok then reply is obtained along with details
Which of the following would be the correct ping configuration chain? a- loopback IP, gateway IP, and website IP
b- loopback IP, and website IP, gateway IP
c- website IP, gateway IP, and loopback IP
d- None of the above