Playing the pick-3 lottery is easy! Select three single-digit numbers from 0 to 9, choose how you want to play them, the number of draws you want to play and the time of day you want to play. There are four different play types: 1)Exact Order; 2) Any Order; 3) 50/50(exact/any order); and 4) Combo.
Exact Order– selected numbers must match winning number in order of draw. Exact order is also known as STRAIGHT.
Any Order- selected numbers must match winning numbers drawn, but can be in any order.
Any order is also known as BOX.
50/50 (Exact/Any Order) – a combinations of exact order and any order plays, so that the player can win wither way the numbers are drawn. If numbers match exactly, you win both exact and any order prizes. If numbers do not match exactly, you only win any order prizes.
Combo- Provide an Exact Order play for all possible combinations of the numbers you selected on a single ticket. Combo is also known as WHEEL. For example: selected number 123, the select number can be drawn in any order and your still a WINNER. There are 6 possible ways a single digit pick-3 lottery number to come- 123, 132, 213, 231, 312, and 321. Either way the drawn comes, your still a winner with the combo order.
Pick a Bet-Play for a little as $0.50 or $1.00 (There is no max on how much you can bet on a single number).
Select the drawing time you want to play
Most states have two draws a day, Midday and Evening draw, very few states only have one draw a day. The times for the draws vary from state to state. In states where there are two draws the player has to select which draw to play there number. In most cases if the player does not tell the lottery agent a draw time, each play selected will be for the next sxheduled drawing.