The multi-state Powerball lottery describing on Saturday will result in a $700 -million payout, shaping it the most significant U.S. raffle jackpot in history.
How much is $700 million?
Here are some eye-popping qualities of comparison:
1. It is more than the gross domestic product of nine different countries.
The sum value of all goods and services produced in each of these countries is less than $700 million:
The Marshall Islands
Rep. Darrell Issa( R-Calif .) may be the wealthiest is part of Congress, but his fortune does not hold a candle to the record $700 million Powerball jackpot.