Understand the Play Types and Payouts with Examples!

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Iowa Pick 4 draws the winning numbers twice a day at 12:20 p.m. CT and 10:00 p.m. CT offering great odds and increased chances of winning. Pick 4 is a daily draw game that leaves no stone unturned for you to win by offering multiple ways to win including Straight, Box, Straight/Box, and Pairs. To play and win you just need to pick 4 numbers from 0 to 9, along with the play type which actually determines your lottery winnings. If your selected lottery numbers match the winning numbers of the draw according to your wager, you bag the jackpot. The game also lets you play 16 consecutive draws on the same playslip by informing your lottery retailers prior to the draw.

The table below depicts the different ways you can play Pick 4 and how it affects your odds and prize payout potential.

Match Prize Odds (1 in) Payback Rates
Straight (Exact) $6,000 1,000 60000%
Box (3-Way) $200 333 60.06%
Box (6-Way) $100 167 59.88%
Straight / Box (3-Way) $500 333 150.15%
Straight / Box (6-Way) $167 350 47.71%
Front/Back Pairs $60 100 60.00%

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