## Power Ball Drawing August 23 20175 min read

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe Powerball drawing on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, was worth an estimated $430 million, making it the sixth-largest jackpot in the game’s history. The winning numbers were 6, 14, 21, 23, 36, and the Powerball was 4.

There were two winning tickets sold for the drawing: one in Massachusetts and one in Tennessee. Each ticket is worth an estimated $430.3 million before taxes.

This was the second-largest Powerball jackpot of the year, behind only the $1.5 billion jackpot that was won on January 13, 2016.

The $430 million jackpot will be split between the two winning tickets. Each ticket will receive an estimated $215.1 million before taxes.

The odds of winning the Powerball jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338.

Table of Contents

- 1 Do you win anything for 1 number on Powerball?
- 2 How many numbers do you need to win money in the Powerball?
- 3 How much do I win for 3 numbers on Powerball?
- 4 What are the 5 most common Powerball numbers?
- 5 How do you win money in Powerball?
- 6 Do you win anything with 2 numbers on Mega Millions?
- 7 Does 4 numbers in Powerball win?

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

Do you win anything for 1 number on Powerball?

As of right now, no. You don’t win anything for just one number on Powerball. However, that could change in the future. So, it’s always worth playing!

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

In January 2016, the Powerball jackpot reached a staggering $1.5 billion. With so much money on the line, it’s no wonder that so many people were eager to buy tickets. But how many numbers do you need to win money in the Powerball?

In order to win the Powerball jackpot, you need to match all five of the main numbers drawn, as well as the Powerball number. If you match four of the main numbers, you win $50,000; if you match three of the main numbers, you win $7; and if you match two of the main numbers, you win $3.

So, in order to win the jackpot, you need to match all five of the main numbers and the Powerball number. But the odds of doing that are 1 in 292,201,338. That’s pretty slim!

But don’t let that discourage you from playing. The odds of winning any prize are 1 in 24.87, so you have a pretty good chance of winning something, even if you don’t win the jackpot. And the more tickets you buy, the better your odds of winning something become.

So, if you’re feeling lucky, go buy yourself a Powerball ticket and see if you can become a millionaire!

## How much do I win for 3 numbers on Powerball?

When playing Powerball, there are a number of ways to win, with prizes ranging from $4 to the jackpot. If you match three numbers, you win $4. If you match four numbers, you win $100. If you match five numbers, you win $1,000, and if you match the Powerball, you win the jackpot. The odds of winning any prize are 1 in 24.87.

## What are the 5 most common Powerball numbers?

The five most common Powerball numbers are 26, 16, 41, 22, and 32. These numbers were drawn the most times between January 7, 2015 and May 15, 2016.

There are a few things to keep in mind when playing the Powerball lottery. First, the odds of winning the jackpot are 1 in 292,201,338. This means that you have a 1 in 292,201,338 chance of winning the jackpot. Second, the odds of winning any prize are 1 in 25. Third, you can choose numbers yourself or have the computer randomly select them for you.

If you want to play the Powerball lottery, you can buy tickets at most convenience stores. The cost of a ticket is $2. If you win, you can choose to receive the prize in annuity payments over 29 years or in a lump sum.

## How do you win money in Powerball?

How do you win money in Powerball?

First, you need to choose your numbers. You can choose six numbers from 1 to 69, or you can choose five numbers from 1 to 35 and one number from 1 to 26.

Then, you need to purchase a ticket. Tickets cost $2 each.

You can also choose the Quick Pick option, which will randomly choose your numbers for you.

Finally, you need to wait for the draw. The Powerball draw takes place every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:59 p.m. EST.

If your numbers match those that are drawn, you win the jackpot. If you match five numbers, you win $1 million. If you match four numbers, you win $50,000. If you match three numbers, you win $5.

If there is no jackpot winner, the prize money is added to the next draw. The jackpot starts at $40 million and increases by $5 million each time it is not won.

## Do you win anything with 2 numbers on Mega Millions?

Do you win anything with 2 numbers on Mega Millions?

Yes, you can win a prize by matching just two numbers on Mega Millions. However, the amount you win will be much smaller than if you match three or more numbers.

The odds of matching two numbers on Mega Millions are 1 in 21, regardless of the ticket’s price. So, if you play the game with a $2 ticket, your odds of winning are 1 in 21 of winning any prize.

If you match two numbers, the prize you win will be based on the prize category that your two numbers fall into. If your two numbers are the only ones to match in that drawing, you will win the second prize, which is usually $1,000. However, the prize amount can vary depending on the state in which you play.

## Does 4 numbers in Powerball win?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on how the Powerball draw is conducted. In some cases, if you match four numbers out of the five drawn, you will win a prize. However, in other cases, you need to match all five numbers in order to win a prize. So it is advisable to check the rules and regulations of the Powerball draw in order to find out exactly what you need to do in order to win a prize.