You asked: What happens if you just match the Powerball number?

If you matched only the red ball (the Powerball, which is the last number drawn), then you’ll win $4. You can put that money into buying two more Powerball tickets! Of course, if you played the Power Play and matched that too, then your winnings will be multiplied by whatever the Power Play amount was.

What happens if you match the Powerball only?

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.

Do you win with 1 number on Powerball?

You can match the white ball numbers in any order of a given play to win a prize. The red Powerball number of a given play on your ticket must match the red Powerball drawn.

What does 2 numbers on Powerball get you?

ODDS. Double Play® is a new add-on feature to the Powerball® game that gives players in select jurisdictions another chance to match their Powerball numbers in a separate drawing with a top cash prize of $10 million. Players can add the Double Play feature to their Powerball ticket for an additional $1 per play.

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What happens if you guess the Powerball number?

If you matched all five numbers and the Powerball, you win the jackpot. … If you matched two numbers and the Powerball, you win $7. If you matched one number and the Powerball, you win $4. If you matched just the Powerball, you win $4.

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 Powerball without powerplay?

The only exception is the Match 5 prize of $1 million, which becomes $2 million for Power Play ticket holders, no matter which number is drawn. You add Power Play when you buy a Powerball ticket by checking the box on your playslip and paying an additional $1 per line.

How do I collect my Powerball winnings?

There are three ways to claim prizes $599 and under: visit a Lottery retailer, claim at a Lottery District Office or claim by mail. Option 1: Visit a Lottery Retailer Best Option! Take your winning ticket to a Lottery retailer and the clerk will hand you cash on the spot. Talk about easy!

How many numbers do you need to win on the Powerball?

You just have to match at least 2 main numbers plus the Powerball number, and you could win a share in the Division 9 prize. For more information on Powerball winning combinations for all 9 Powerball Divisions, take a look at the table below in the next section.

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How much do you win with 5 numbers on Powerball?

Powerball prizes and jackpots

Weeks Without Jackpot Jackpot Prize
4 $40,000,000
5 $60,000,000
6 $80,000,000
7 $100,000,000