Contents

- 1 How do you play the Texas Mega Millions?
- 2 How much do you win if you get 2 numbers in Mega Millions?
- 3 How many numbers do you need to win something in Mega Millions?
- 4 Do you win anything if you get 1 number on Mega Millions?
- 5 How much do you win for the Mega Ball?
- 6 How is Mega Millions paid?
- 7 What if you get the Mega Ball only?
- 8 What if you have the Mega Ball number only?
- 9 What if you get the Mega Ball?
- 10 Do 3 numbers win anything in Mega Millions?
- 11 Do you win anything on Powerball If you have 2 numbers?
- 12 Do you win anything with 1 number on Powerball?
- 13 How do you win the Mega Millions guarantee?
- 14 How many numbers do you need to win on the Powerball?

## How do you play the Texas Mega Millions?

How to **Play Mega Millions**® Get a **Mega Millions** playslip from your favorite **Texas** Lottery® retailer or create a **play** using the **Texas** Lottery app. Select five (5) numbers from 1 to 70 in the **play** area of the playboard or mark the “QP” box and the terminal will select your five (5) numbers.

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

Matching two white balls won’t get you any winnings. Here are more details. If you match a yellow ball and a white ball during tonight’s drawing, then you will walk away with $4, according to Mega Millions’ rules which you can read here. That’s enough to buy yourself two more tickets for **$2 each** in the next jackpot.

## How many numbers do you need to win something in Mega Millions?

**You win** the jackpot by matching all six **winning numbers** in a drawing. Until further notice, the starting jackpot will vary based on sales and will be announced before each drawing.

## Do you win anything if you get 1 number on 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.

## How much do you win for the Mega Ball?

4 numbers plus the **Mega Ball** – $10,000

The prize climbs all the way to **winning** $10,000 if **you** manage to **beat** the roughly 931,001 to 1 odds and match four numbers plus the **Mega Ball**. Nine $10,000 tickets were sold for Tuesday’s drawing in New Jersey.

## How is Mega Millions paid?

If you win a **Mega Millions**® jackpot, you will choose how to be **paid**: Cash Option or Annual Payout. Annuity option: The **Mega Millions** annuity is **paid out** as one immediate **payment** followed by 29 annual payments. Each **payment** is 5% bigger than the previous one.

## 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.

## What if you have the Mega Ball number only?

**If** the **only number** matched was the yellow **Mega Ball number** itself, then **you**‘ll win $2. There are multiple ways to win the **Mega Millions** drawing. But **if you only** matched one white **number**, then **you** haven’t won anything tonight. **If you** matched one yellow **ball** (which is the last **number** drawn), then **you**‘ll win $2.

## What 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.

## Do 3 numbers win anything in Mega Millions?

**3 numbers** plus the **Mega** Ball: $200 (multiplied by the Megaplier value, if you purchased that option). **3 numbers** without the **Mega** Ball: $10 (multiplied by the Megaplier value, if you purchased that option). 2 **numbers** plus the **Mega** Ball: $10 (multiplied by the Megaplier value, if you purchased that option).

## Do you win anything on Powerball If you have 2 numbers?

**2 numbers** plus the **Powerball** – $7

**If your** ticket matches **two numbers** and the **Powerball you**‘ll **get** $7 but the odds to **get** there begin to skyrocket to 1 in 701.

## Do you win anything with 1 number on Powerball?

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 do you win the Mega Millions guarantee?

The only way to have any chance at **winning the Mega Millions** lottery is to play the game, but there is no way to **guarantee** a **win**. Certain number patterns do appear more commonly among past **winning** combinations, but ultimately, the only proven way to improve your own odds is to play more than one ticket per game.

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

To win Division 1 you must match all **7** main numbers and the Powerball in any one game line. The numbers can be in any order – you just need to have them all! However, to win any prize in Powerball, you just need to match at least **2** main numbers and the Powerball.