Posted by BBC News on Tuesday, 25 November 2017 10:06:46 The Texas PowerBall lottery is expected to run from 10am on Sunday, the final day of the regular season, to 5am on Tuesday.
Here’s what you need to know about the state’s lottery.
What are the chances of winning a prize?
The Texas lottery is one of the largest lottery tickets in the country, with a prize of $1 million and the chance of winning as high as $30 million.
It is the largest state lottery prize in the US and the fifth biggest prize in Asia.
How big is the prize?
In 2018, the total prize pool in Texas was $14.4 billion, a little over $2,500 per person.
That is more than $6,000 per person for each person, or nearly $1,000 a person per second.
The largest single prize in Texas is $1.5 million, but the total in 2018 was $1 billion.
There are many other state prizes worth more than the $1-million prize.
The 2018 jackpot has been pegged at about $1 trillion.
How does the lottery work?
The lottery works by drawing a number from a special formula that is only known to the Texas Lottery Board.
The formula is called the Texas Triplet of Power, which is derived from the ratio of the number of Texas residents living in the state.
The Texas Triplets of Power are 1, 2, 3, and 4, which are then added together.
The total is then divided by four to arrive at the Texas Mega Millions.
What is a Powerball jackpot?
Powerball is a combination of the words “poker” and “lottery” in reference to a jackpot.
Powerball prizes can be worth anywhere from $1 to $30m, depending on how many people have won the lottery.
Powerballs are awarded in a lump sum, with the winners receiving one of those prizes plus a bonus if they win more than they paid for.
For example, if the jackpot winner pays $100 for a ticket to the game, the prize will be $100, but if the ticket holder pays $5,000 for another ticket, they will also get a bonus of $10,000.
What happens when I win?
The winner will be notified within 48 hours of winning.
There is no maximum number of tickets that can be drawn per day, but each winner must send a copy of their winning ticket to a random person at least 48 hours before the lottery starts.
There will be no automatic payout for those who do not submit their winning tickets.
The winners will also have to wait for a random drawing of their ticket for their prize, although there is no guarantee of a draw.
Will my money be used for other prizes?
Yes, your money will be used to pay for other lottery prizes.
Powerlots that are not being used to purchase other prizes may be given to local government agencies, charities, or individuals to assist with their local community needs.
What if I don’t win?
If you do not win, you may still be eligible to win.
You can check your chances of getting a prize by contacting the Texas lottery and ask for an extension.
The state lottery website is available for viewing online.
If you have any questions about the lottery, contact your local lottery office.
What should I do if I can’t get a ticket?
If your ticket is not being sent, check your email inbox or mobile device’s inbox for the winners email address.
If that email address is not there, you can check the lottery website to see if anyone else has already won a ticket.
You may also contact the lottery at 1-800-822-3383.
Can I change my mind?
If there is a problem with the prize, you could always try again in a week.
You could also request a refund by visiting the Texas state lottery’s website.