Powerball Now Over $800 Million and Odds of Winning
The largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history continues to grow and quickly! The Powerball lottery grand prize is now over 800 million dollars and has even more hopeful millionaires continuing to purchase tickets.
The odds of winning the Powerball are astronomical, but the thought of winning a potentially huge reward has millions lining up to give it a shot. No one has won the jackpot since last November. Will there be a winner this weekend? Guess we will find out after the drawing is held on Saturday night.
Some interesting Lottery facts for Saturday's Powerball drawing:
The odds in winning are 1 in 292,200,000
You're odds are better in having one of the following happen.
Getting dealt a royal flush in a poker game - 1 in 649,740
Becoming President - 1 in 10,000,000
Being killed by a vending machine - 1 in 112,000,000
Dying in a car accident - 1 in 6,700
Becoming a movie star - 1 in 1,500,000
Dying from an asteroid strike - 1 in 74,817,414
Finding a four leaf clover - 1 in 10,000
Getting a hole in one in a round of golf - 1 in 12,500
Picking a perfect NCAA March Madness bracket - 1 in 13,500,000
Dying in a plane crash - 1 in 1,000,000
and lots, lots more!
Good Luck in Saturday night's Powerball drawing!!