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# of Horses | $1 Base Bet Cost |
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7 | $210.00 |

8 | $336.00 |

9 | $504.00 |

10 | $720.00 |

## How much does it cost to box a trifecta?

Trifecta Box Costs:

$1 Trifecta Box with three horses |
$6 (6 possible combinations) |
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$1 Trifecta Box with five horses | $60 (60 possible combinations) |

$1 Trifecta Box with six horses | $120 (120 possible combinations) |

$1 Trifecta Box with seven horses | $210 (210 possible combinations) |

## How do you calculate a trifecta payout?

The amount you win is calculated by **dividing up the pool of money* that the entire betting community spent on trifectas in a race by the amount of correct $1 bets**. Therefore, if you place a $5 Trifecta bet, you’ll have five shares in the winning Trifecta pool.

## How much does a 5 dollar trifecta box cost?

(4 * 3 *2) * $1 = $24 (24 $1 combinations.) The cost of a five horse $1 Trifecta box would be calculated as follows: (5 * 4 *3) * $1 = **$60** (60 $1 combinations.)

## How much does a .50 trifecta box cost?

Example: A 50- cent Tri Box 8-4-5 costs **$3.00** because it covers the following 6 different trifecta combinations: 4-5-8, 4-8-5, 5-4-8, 5-8-4, 8-4-5, and 8-5-4. combinations in a particular leg of a wager with the selected horses in the other legs.

## How much is a $1 exacta box with 3 horses?

Generally offered in a minimum denomination of $1, an exacta box of horses 3-4 would represent 2 possible combinations – 3-4 and 4-3, at a **cost of $2**. The cost of a $1 exacta box correlates directly to the number of horses and possible combinations in the box.

## How much does a $2 Trifecta box with 3 horses cost?

It’s a multiple wager, which means you’re clearly much more likely to get a win here but you have to pay for each combination of your chosen horses. A Trifecta box on three selections costs **$12** instead of $2 for the straight Trifecta. A Trifecta box can cover more than three horses.

## How much does a 5 horse exacta box cost?

Exacta Box

# of Horses | $1 Base Bet Cost |
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4 | $12.00 |

5 | $20.00 |

6 | $30.00 |

7 | $42.00 |

## How does a Mystery Box Trifecta work?

A Mystery Bet takes the guess work out of picking a Trifecta and is **generated by the betting agency’s computer**. The computer system will randomly select three runners and if they fill the placings you win the Trifecta.

## What does 8 to 5 odds pay?

Odds with $2 Minimum Payoff for Horse Racing

Odds | $2 Payoff |
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8/5 | $5.20 |

9/5 | $5.60 |

2/1 | $6.00 |

5/2 | $7.00 |

## How much is a 10 cent superfecta box?

The key part of playing the superfecta involves how you build your ticket and what sticks out as the focus of your wager. For example, if you like four horses in the race, you can box them and it will cost you just **$2.40 for a 10-cent base wager** or $24 for a $1 ticket.

## What is the average exacta payout?

**There’s no “average” payout** for an exacta bet — it varies significantly depending on the race, horses, track and even the weather. If two horses who are heavily favored to compete, you’ll likely win less than $12 on a winning ticket. Larger fields will boost this to around $35.