Hello, graffitihead!

We pull 6 cards from a standard deck of 52.

a) How many ways can we end up with all 6 being Spades?

There are 13 Spades; we want 6 of them.

There are: . ways.

b) How many ways can we end up with 2 Aces, 3 Kings, and a Queen?

Therefore, there are: . ways.