# What if I just got the powerball number?

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## How much do you win if you get one number on Powerball?

The prize for just matching the Powerball is US \$4, and it’s roughly a 1 in 38 chance.

## How does Powerball pay out?

Powerball, for example, offers winners the choice of a lump-sum payout or an annuity of 30 payments over 29 years. Mega Millions offers lump-sum payouts or annuities. The annuity offers an initial payment followed by 29 annual payments. Each payment is 5 percent larger than the previous one.

## Does 2 numbers in Powerball win anything?

If you match two numbers, you’ll win \$4, but ONLY if one of those numbers is the red Powerball. … If you match two white Powerball numbers, then unfortunately you won’t walk away with any money, according to Powerball’s rules. If you match a white ball and the red Powerball, then you’ll walk away with \$4.

## Do you win money if you have 4 numbers in Powerball?

Match 4 white numbers only — \$100. … Match 2 white numbers + Powerball — \$7. Match 1 white number + Powerball — \$4. Powerball only — \$4.

## How much is the mega million worth?

The Mega Millions is now worth \$515 million, but with a cash value of \$346.3 million.

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## Does Powerball annuity end at death?

If you are entitled to ongoing lottery payments, those payments will continue to either a beneficiary or to your estate after you die.

## How much is 3 Powerball numbers?

The prize structure of Powerball below can help you calculate the odds of winning the lottery:

Numbers Matched Prize Odds of Winning
3 + Powerball \$100 1 in 14,494.11
3 \$7 1 in 579.76
2 + Powerball \$7 1 in 701.33
1 + Powerball \$4 1 in 91.98

## What happens if you get all 5 numbers but not the Powerball?

Power Play numbers that can be chosen are 2, 3, 4, 5 and possibly 10 (if the jackpot is \$150 million or less). If you match five Powerball numbers but not the Powerball and chose a Power Play option on your ticket, your prize automatically doubles regardless of the number that comes up in the Power Play drawing.

## Can you win pick 3 with 1 number?

At least one of your numbers must be one number higher or lower than what was drawn. So to be clear, if you want to win using your favorite numbers, you’d need another Pick 3 ticket played with the Any/Exact play type. … A: With the 1-OFF play type, you can pick any of the possible numbers, 000-999, for Pick 3.