Powerball and Mega Millions are the most popular lotteries and contests in the US because they collect massive rollover cash prizes, with the most recent jackpot reaching over a billion.
Both lotteries have six-number selections. Powerball has five numbers between 1 and 69 and one between 1 and 26. In Mega Millions, five numbers between 1 and 70 and the Mega Ball are chosen.
Powerball jackpot odds are 1 in 292 million. In Mega Millions, the odds of winning are 1 in 302 million. We thought we'd publish the most repeated numbers, which some say have the best odds