# Question: What does just the jackpot mean?

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## How much is just the Jackpot?

Just the Jackpot

At a price of \$3, the player will receive two plays for the jackpot only. Just the Jackpot tickets are not eligible for any other prize levels.

## What does just the Jackpot mean on Mega Millions?

As of October 28, 2017, some states offer a “Just the Jackpot” ticket. The Just the Jackpot ticket gives you two tickets for just \$3, but those tickets are only eligible to win jackpots, not any of the lower-tier prizes.

## What is the Jackpot wager only?

“Just the Jackpot” means a that a player opts to get two chances at winning just the jackpot. The wager is \$3 for two lines of Quick Picks only. Playing Just the Jackpot means the player forgoes the chances at any other prize tiers and can only win if he/she matches all 6 numbers.

## Do I win with just the Mega Ball?

Unfortunately, if you only matched one white number on the Mega Millions drawing, you did NOT win any money. If the only number matched was the yellow Mega Ball number itself, then you‘ll win \$2.

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## How much do you win if you get 4 numbers in Mega Millions?

If you match all five white numbers only, you’ll win \$1 million (and more if you’re using a Mega plier option.) If you match 4 white and the yellow, you’ll win \$10,000. If you match 4 white only, you’ll win \$500. If you match 3 white and 1 yellow, you’ll win \$200.

## How much is Mega Millions right now?

The current jackpot sits at \$515 million, ranking as the ninth highest Mega Millions prize in the game’s history. The cash option is \$346.3 million.

## What if you get the Mega Ball only?

What happens if you match the Mega Ball only? If you match only the Mega Ball (and don’t match any of the 5 regular numbers), you win a \$2 prize and break even on the \$2 cost of your Mega Millions ticket.

## How long does it take to receive lottery winnings?

After notification of your win, it will take approximately 14 days to finalise payment of winnings. This is known as the provisional period.

## What happens if you get 4 numbers on Mega Millions?

4 numbers – \$500

The odds of buying a ticket containing four numbers without the Mega Ball more than double again to 38,792 to 1 chance, but so too does the prize at \$500.

## How does a jackpot work in horse racing?

When placing your Tote Jackpot bet, you can choose whether to pick one or more horses in each race (a race is referred to as a ‘leg’ for Tote bets like the Jackpot). … Each time you add an extra horse in one of the Jackpot races it multiplies the total number of lines in your bet.

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## How do you win the jackpot in horse racing?

JACKPOT – Choose the winners of all 4 races that comprise the Jackpot (Legs 1 to 4). One horse or more can be chosen in each of the 4 races. PICK 6 – Choose the winners of all 6 races that comprise the Pick 6 (Legs 1 to 6) and you can win a fortune! One horse or more can be chosen in each of the 6 races.