The North Carolina Education Lottery offers a variety of games that provide players with the opportunity to win big prizes. Here are four popular lottery games that are currently available:
1. Powerball: Powerball is a multi-state lottery game that offers some of the largest jackpots in the world. Players select five numbers from 1 to 69 and one Powerball number from 1 to 26. Jackpots start at $20 million and can grow to hundreds of millions of dollars.
2. Mega Millions: Mega Millions is another multi-state lottery game that offers huge jackpots. Players select five numbers from 1 to 70 and one Mega Ball number from 1 to 25. The starting jackpot is $40 million and can grow to several hundred million dollars.
3. Carolina Cash 5: Carolina Cash 5 is a daily lottery game that offers players the chance to win a top prize of $100,000. Players select five numbers from 1 to 43. The odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 962,598.
4. Pick 4: Pick 4 is another daily lottery game that allows players to win up to $5,000. Players select four numbers from 0 to 9 and can choose to play straight, box, or straight/box. The odds of winning the top prize playing straight are 1 in 10,000.
It is important to remember that playing the lottery is a form of gambling and should be done responsibly. Players should always play within their means and never spend more than they can afford to lose.