Explain the society of Egyptian Civilization.

The Egyptian Civilization was divided into four categories:

  • UPPER CLASS: Comprised of Pharaoh, royal family, rich landowners, priests & high government officials. Pharaoh had all powers and was considered as God on Earth.
  • MIDDLE CLASS: Comprised of merchants, manufacturers, artisans & learned men.


  • LOWER CLASS: Comprised of small peasant, farmers & labourers
  • SLAVES: At the lowest level. Mostly prisoners of war