Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten from the same suit.
Five cards in consecutive order from the same suit.
Four Of A Kind
Four cards from different suits of the same rank
Three of a kind and a pair
Five cards of same suit
Five cards in consecutive order, any combination of suits
Three Of A Kind
Three cards from different suits displaying the same number or picture
Two groups of two cards showing the same number (or picture)
One pair of identically ranked cards
Where there is non of the above are present the highest card of your hand is taken. (ranked highest to lowest A, K, Q, J, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2)
Order of suits
Although rarely required in the even of some ties the order of suit is taken into account, starting with the strongest:
(Reverse alphabetical order)