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Probability Of Winning The Lotto (And Other Unlikely Things)

What Are The Chances?

(of winning the lotto and other crazy things)



Getting cancer in your lifetime

1 in 2



Being selected on The Price Is Right

1 in 36



Getting audited by the IRS

1 in 175



Beating the house in a hand of BlackJacks

1 in 2.2



Being born with 11 fingers or toes

1 in 500



Getting injured and dying in the next year

1 in 1,820



Winning an Academy Award

1 in 11,500



Find a pearl in an oyster

1 in 12,000



Becoming a pro athlete

1 in 22,000



Going blind after laser eye surgery

1 in 85,714



Dating a supermodel

1 in 88,000



Dying in an airplane accident

1 in 354,319



Getting killed by fireworks

1 in 616,488



Getting dealt a royal flush in poker

1 in 649,740



Being struck by lightning

1 in 700,000



Winning $1,000 in California Scratcher

1 in 960,000



Being a billionaire

1 in 7,000,000



Becoming president of the USA

1 in 10,000,000



Getting attacked by a shark

1 in 11,500,000



Being killed by a mountain lion

1 in 32,000,000



Winning $1,000 in the McDonald's Monopoly game

1 in 36,950,005



Winning the Megabucks Slot Machine Jackpot

1 in 49,836,032



Winning the Mega Millions lottery jackpot

1 in 135,145,920

Probability Of Winning The Lotto (And Other Unlikely Things)

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