US Powerball
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Sat, Oct 24, 2020

# Pick 3 Lotto Strategy

Use these tips to maximise your winnings on Pick 3 lotto's.

• For the best results, bet your numbers to draw straight and box.
• Stop playing guessing games, use mathematics to choose your numbers for Pick 3. All types of lotteries are based on mathematics and have a specific formula.
• Certain number patterns appear more frequently in data series, while other patterns appear less frequently.
• Historically, Pick 3 numbers are inconsistent in their frequency.
• If you play a straight combination of numbers for 1000 drawings, your chances of hitting the winning combination is approximately 0.632 (63.2%). If you play all 1000 numbers in one draw, the chance is 100% that you'll hit the winning number.
• \$1 can become up to \$500 with Pick 3. The way you play determines how much you win. Pick your numbers, then decide how you want to play them - Straight, Box, Straight/Box, Front Pair or Back Pair. It's all up to you.

All lotteries are a game of chance. You take a chance or risk every time you play the lottery. Many people use special numbers or play significant dates in their lives, in the hope of winning. They leave everything to chance when in fact, it's all about mathematics and the odds or probability.

All states have lotteries of some type and the chances are they have pick3 lotteries. So you can place bets anytime you like. Let's take a look at the type of bets and the amount of prizes for the "Pick-3" Lottery.

Straight Bet The player selects a three-digit number that will become a winner only if that number matches the winning number digit for digit in drawing sequence. For example, if the winning number is 123, then only straight bets placed on 123 will be winners.

1. Straight Wheel (3-Way Combination Bets) Any combination of three digits, two of which are the same and will become a straight bet winner if that number matches the winning number drawn digit for digit, in any sequence. For example, if the winning number is 112, then combination (straight) bets placed on any of the following will be winners: 112 121 211.
2. Straight Wheel (6-Way Combination Bets) Any combination of three digits, all different, will become a straight bet winner if that number matches, the winning number drawn digit for digit, in any sequence. For example, if the winning number is 123, then combination (straight) bets placed on any of the following will be winners: 123 213 312 132 231 321
3. Box (3-Way Combination Bets) Any combination of three digits, two of which are the same, will become a winner if that number matches the winning number drawn digit for digit, in any sequence. For example, if the winning number is 112, then combination (box) bets placed on any of the following will be winners:
112 121 211
4. Box (6-Way Combination Bets) Any combination of three digits, all different, will become a winner if that number matches the winning number drawn digit for digit, in any sequence. For example, if the winning number is 123, then combination (box) bets placed on any of the following will be winners:
123 213 312 132 231 321
5. Front Pair Bets The player selects the first two digits of the three-digit number that will become a winner if the first two digits selected match digit for digit in sequence the first two digits of the winning number drawn. For example, if the winning number is 123, then only front pair bets placed on 12X will be winners.
6. Back Pair Bets The player selects the last two digits of the three-digit number that will become a winner if the last two digits selected match digit for digit, in sequence, the last two digits of the winning number drawn. For example, if the winning number is 123, then only back pair bets placed on X23 will be winners.
7. Split Pair Bets The player selects the first and last digit of the three digit number that will become a winner if the first and last digit selected match digit for digit, in sequence, the first and last digit of the winning number drawn. For example, if the winning number is 123, then only split pair bets placed on lX3 will be winners.