Do you win anything with just the Mega Ball?
Playing Mega Millions is actually fairly simple: You pick five numbers between 1 and 70, and then another number — the “mega ball” — between 1 and 25. If you match all five numbers (in any order) and the mega ball, then you win the $1.6 billion jackpot.
How much money do you get if you get the Mega Ball?
|Prize Tier||Odds of Winning||Prize Amount|
|Match 3||1 in 606||$10|
|Match 2 + Mega Ball||1 in 693||$10|
|Match 1 + Mega Ball||1 in 89||$4|
|Match 0 + Mega Ball||1 in 37||$2|
Do you get money for 2 numbers on Mega Millions?
If your ticket matches two numbers and the Mega Ball you’ll get $10 but the odds to get there begin to skyrocket to 1 in 693.
How much do you win if you get 4 numbers in Mega Millions?
|Megaplier® Prize Amount with Megaplier® Purchase|
|Match 4+ Mega Ball||$10,000||$40,000|
|Match 4 (no Mega Ball)||$500||$2,000|
|Match 3+ Mega Ball||$200||$800|
|Match 3 (no Mega Ball)||$10||$40|
Do you win anything if you have 1 number on Powerball?
If your Powerball matches the one that is drawn you will get your $2 ticket purchase back and a couple bucks more, for a total of $4. The odds of your ticket matching only the Powerball is 1 in 38.
How much do you win with just the Powerball number?
To win a Powerball prize, you only need to pick one single number correctly: the red Powerball. Picking the Powerball alone will award you a $4 prize, which means that with a $2 purchase, you have one in 26 odds of doubling your investment in your ticket (there are 26 red balls to choose from).
How much do you win if you get one number on Powerball?
Unfortunately, it’s not very much. If you only matched one white number on the Powerball, you did NOT win any money. If you only matched one number and it was the red Powerball Number itself, then you’ll win $4.
How many numbers do you need to win anything on Mega Millions?
To win the jackpot, all six numbers on your ticket must match the winning numbers. There are a total of nine ways to win a prize in Mega Millions.