Nowadays, the multistate lottery is popular in the United States of America. There are some providers of the multistate lottery. One of them is Mega Million. This multistate lottery provides the lottery tickets in all but five states. Mega Million also provides a jackpot service. The determination of jackpot based on the number of ticket sales and percentage of interest.
The value of the jackpot will get higher in every session of the game. So, in case of no player can win the jackpot, its value will be higher in the next drawing. Considering those things, many players want to play the Mega Million Lottery. But, how to play it? Here is the explanation of how to play Mega Million Lottery and things that should be known by the player.
The Explanation of the Mega Million Lottery
In order to play the Mega Million Lotter, several things should be prepared. The player needs to pick five numbers between 1 and 70. The color of those five numbers is white. The player also needs to take the one additional number between 1 and 25 which is called Mega Ball. It has a gold color. Therefore, the player needs to take 6 numbers in total. Well, the player doesn’t need to make the specific order for those five numbers. The player who wants to play Mega Million Lottery needs to pay for the lottery tickets. The price of a ticket is $2.
Some states provide the service of Megaplier that can multiply the prize except jackpot to be two, three, four, or five times. In order to get the service of Megaplier, the player needs to pay $1 for each ticket. The player can pick up the lottery number based on his references or use the service of Quick Pick. This machine will give the player some random lottery numbers. The player will use the number in the lottery game.
Well, since October 2017, there are some new rules in the Mega Million Lottery. One of them is the service of Just the Jackpot. This service allows the player to get two tickets at only $3. However, those two tickets only can be used for winning the jackpot. Therefore, the player that wants to play on the lower tier level cannot use those tickets.
In order to win the Mega Million Lottery, some conditions should be filled. Well, the draw of the Mega Million number will be conducted by using two drums. The first drum consists of 70 balls that will draw the first five numbers. Meanwhile, the second drum will consist of 25 balls that will drum the Megal Ball.
Then, Megaplier is drawn through the seventh number. If the player has five numbers that match with the five drawn numbers as well as with Mega Ball, then the player becomes a winner of Jackpot. Beside the Jackpot, the player can win other payouts such as The Rolling Jackpot, and other prizes. It depends on the number of matched numbers.