Instant Prize Crossword #1463 | ­čĆć83 help_outline

Description

Find the perfect word with **Instant Prize Crossword Scratchers ®**, including two multipliers, eight instant win words and a fast $100 spot. Plus, you could **WIN UP TO $2,000,000.**

How to play Instant Prize Crossword from the California Lottery

  1. Scratch "YOUR LETTERS" play area to reveal a total of 20 letters.
  2. In each PUZZLE; scratch each letter that matches "YOUR LETTERS."
  3. In each PUZZLE; completely uncover three or more words, win corresponding prize shown in the PRIZE KEY.
  4. If you completely uncover any one "PINK" Instant Prize word, win the corresponding prize shown for that same word (even if there are less than three words revealed in the PUZZLE). A "PINK" Instant Prize word has each and every letter of the word highlighted in pink.
  5. Scratch "PUZZLE 1 MULTIPLIER." Multiply your PUZZLE 1 winning prize or the "PINK" Instant Prize word winning prize by the number revealed in the "PUZZLE 1 MULTIPLIER.
  6. "Scratch "PUZZLE 2 MULTIPLIER." Multiply your PUZZLE 2 winning prize or the "PINK" Instant Prize word winning prize by the number revealed in the "PUZZLE 2 MULTIPLIER."
  7. EACH PUZZLE PLAYS SEPARATELY. Words on each PUZZLE cannot be combined to win a higher prize.
  8. EACH MULTIPLIER PLAYS SEPARATELY. The number revealed in the Puzzle 1 MULTIPLIER cannot be combined with the number revealed in Puzzle 2 MULTIPLIER to win a higher multiplier number. The number revealed in Puzzle 1 MULTIPLIER cannot be used to multiply a Puzzle 2 winning prize.
  9. FAST $100 SPOT: Uncover a "100" in the "FAST $100 SPOT," win $100 instantly! "FAST $100 SPOT" does not multiply. Players can win up to three (3) times on this ticket.

Analysis

Last Updated: Sep 24, 2022

Instant Prize Crossword has a score of 83 making it a better than average scratchoff.

There are 3,000,272 tickets remaining. At $20 per ticket, it would cost $60,005,440 to buy all remaining tickets. According to the latest reports from the California lottery website, there are $49,826,675 in remaining prizes.

The value of the remaining prizes is below the cost of the remaining tickets by -$10,178,765. With 3,000,272 tickets remaining, that's an average of -$3.39 per ticket.

An average of 1,260 tickets have been claimed each day between Sep 19, 2022 and Sep 26, 2022. The largest prize claimed in that time period was $2,000.

The last grand prize of $2,000,000 was claimed on May 21, 2022. 744,045 tickets have been sold since the last grand prize was claimed. With 28 grand prizes in the game, it's expected that there will be 1 grand prize sold every 1,231,092 tickets.

Ticket Price:$20.00
Ticket Value:$16.61
Ticket Profit:-$3.39
Odds of Winning: 1 in 3.10
Number Tickets Printed:34,470,576
Number Tickets Remain:3,000,273
Percent Tickets Remain:8.70%
Initial Expected Value:78.37%
Expected Value:83.04%

Prizes

$2,000,000.00

Remaining:4
Claimed:24
Percent Remaining: 14.29%

$25,000.00

Remaining:2
Claimed:57
Percent Remaining: 3.39%

$10,000.00

Remaining:5
Claimed:52
Percent Remaining: 8.77%

$5,000.00

Remaining:32
Claimed:255
Percent Remaining: 11.15%

$2,000.00

Remaining:915
Claimed:7,783
Percent Remaining: 10.52%

$1,000.00

Remaining:2,556
Claimed:20,559
Percent Remaining: 11.06%

$500.00

Remaining:5,036
Claimed:55,745
Percent Remaining: 8.29%

$250.00

Remaining:7,020
Claimed:79,363
Percent Remaining: 8.13%

$200.00

Remaining:14,710
Claimed:172,163
Percent Remaining: 7.87%

$100.00

Remaining:71,290
Claimed:795,705
Percent Remaining: 8.22%

$50.00

Remaining:132,601
Claimed:1,475,483
Percent Remaining: 8.25%

$25.00

Remaining:308,137
Claimed:3,369,809
Percent Remaining: 8.38%

$20.00

Remaining:425,160
Claimed:4,170,916
Percent Remaining: 9.25%

$0

Remaining:2,032,805
Claimed:21,322,389
Percent Remaining: 8.70%