Contents

- 1 When did Powerball go to 2 dollars?
- 2 Is 2 numbers on Mega Millions worth anything?
- 3 How much do you win if you get $2 numbers in Mega Millions?
- 4 When did Mega Millions come out?
- 5 What state has the most Powerball winners?
- 6 What are the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot?
- 7 What if you get the Mega Ball only?
- 8 Do you win money if you have 1 number in Mega Millions?
- 9 Do you win any money if you get the Mega Ball?
- 10 Are 3 numbers worth anything in Mega Millions?
- 11 How Mega Millions is paid out?
- 12 How much do you win if you get 4 numbers in Mega Millions?
- 13 What is the largest Mega Millions jackpot ever won?
- 14 What state has sold the most winning Mega Millions ticket?
- 15 What are the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot?

## When did Powerball go to 2 dollars?

On January 15, 2012, the price of each basic **Powerball** play doubled to $2, while PowerPlay games became $3; the minimum jackpot doubled to $40 million. A non-jackpot play matching the five white balls won $1 million.

## Is 2 numbers on Mega Millions worth anything?

Yes, if you match **two Mega Millions numbers** during the drawing, this means that you will walk away with some money, but you won’t win the jackpot. However, you will only win some money if you matched a yellow ball and a white ball. Matching **two** white balls won’t get you any winnings.

## How much do you win if you get $2 numbers in Mega Millions?

Prizes

Prize Tier | Odds of Winning |
Prize Amount |
---|---|---|

Match 2 + Mega Ball |
1 in 693 | $10 |

Match 1 + Mega Ball |
1 in 89 | $4 |

Match 0 + Mega Ball |
1 in 37 | $2 |

Overall odds of winning a Mega Millions prize are 1 in 24 |

## When did Mega Millions come out?

Mega Millions began on **August 31, 1996** as the Big Game.

## What state has the most Powerball winners?

**State-by-state Powerball jackpot winners**

**Indiana**: 39.**Missouri**: 31.**Minnesota**: 22.- Kentucky: 18.
- Pennsylvania: 18.
- Wisconsin: 18.
- Louisiana: 17.
- Florida: 14.

## What are the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot?

Depending on which one you play, you have some pretty long odds. For example, the odds of winning a recent Powerball drawing in Tennessee was **1 in 292.2 million**. 1 To put this in perspective, you have a: One in 2,320,000 chance of being killed by lightning.

## What if you get the Mega Ball only?

**Mega Millions** Prizes

**If you only** match the **Mega Ball**, **you** break even with a $2 payout. Bottom line: **you have** a 1 in 24 shot at winning any prize. Tammy won a $10,000 **Mega Millions** prize in McAllen Texas.

## Do you win money if you have 1 number in Mega Millions?

**You win if** the **numbers** on **one** row of **your** ticket match the **numbers** of the balls drawn on that date. There are nine ways to **win** a prize, from $2 to the jackpot. **If** no **one wins** the jackpot, the **money** is added to the jackpot for the next drawing. Overall chances of **winning** a prize are **1** in 24. 3 дня назад

## Do you win any money if you get the Mega Ball?

**If you** match all five numbers (in **any** order) and the **mega ball**, then **you win** the $1.6 billion jackpot. **If you** match all five numbers without the **mega ball**, **you would win** $1 million. **You can** also **win** smaller prizes for matching one through four of the numbers and the **mega ball**. Smaller winnings start at $2.

## Are 3 numbers worth anything in Mega Millions?

If you match **3** white balls, you’ll win $10. So whatever the combination, matching **three numbers** will earn you $10 in the jackpot tonight. There are several other ways you can win tonight. If you match one yellow ball (which is the last **number** drawn), then you’ll win $2.

## How Mega Millions is paid out?

**Mega Millions** and other lotteries generally allow a winner to decide how they want to take possession of the jackpot – either by choosing an annuity where the jackpot is **paid out** over a 30-year period or by taking it in one lump sum.

## How much do you win if you get 4 numbers in Mega Millions?

Multiplies your winnings by 2 to 5 times on most prize levels (not including the jackpot; see Prizes & Odds chart **for** details). The Megaplier **is** drawn during the **Mega Millions** drawing.

Megaplier.

Match | Odds | Prize |
---|---|---|

any | overall 1:24 | any |

4 |
1:38,792 | $500 |

3+MB | 1:14,547 | $200 |

3 | 1:606 | $10 |

## What is the largest Mega Millions jackpot ever won?

The record **Powerball** jackpot of $1.586 billion went to three people from Tennessee, Florida and California who each had the winning numbers in 2016. The largest single jackpot winner hit the Mega Millions numbers for $1.537 billion in late 2018.

## What state has sold the most winning Mega Millions ticket?

$96 million Mega Millions winning ticket sold in **New York**

Someone in **New York** has 96 million reasons to smile. A ticket sold in the Empire State matched all six balls in Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing to win $96 million, according to the lottery website.

## What are the odds of winning the Mega Millions jackpot?

**To win** the money (or a lump sum option worth roughly $716 **million**), someone would have to beat staggering **odds**. The **odds of winning** that **jackpot** are one in 302.5 **million**, according to **Mega Millions**.