Ancient Egypt Government

Learn all about how the government was way back then!!!!

Egypt's social pyramid

Pharaohs were at the top of the Egyptian social pyramid.Next there was government, officials, and priests.Then there was soldiers and then scribes.After that there was merchants then craftsmen.At the bottom of the pyramid there is farmers ans slaves.

The Pharaoh was a vital part of the the Egyptian government and he appointed the other officials during most periods. Agriculture was the foundation of Egypt's economy and government.The highest officials took their orders directly from the king.