If you are playing a single state lottery, your odds of winning are about 1 in 18,000,000. If you are playing a multi-state lottery, your odds of winning can be as high as 1 in 120,000,000.How do you win the Powerball lottery?
Set jackpot amounts abound, and technically, you can win the Powerball with just one number. It's the special red Powerball that holds the key to that prize. Those who correctly match that number win $4, which is double the amount it costs to purchase a ticket.What are the winning numbers for the Powerball lottery?
The winning Powerball numbers for Saturday, May 12, are: 22, 42, 45, 55, 56 and the Powerball of 14. The Powerball game is played by matching all five white balls in any order and the red Powerball number. The odds of picking the correct Powerball grand prize numbers are one in 292,201,338.