The Great Pyramids Of Giza Essay

1185 Words Nov 30th, 2015 5 Pages
The great pyramids of Giza are some of the most famous manmade objects in the world. They have been famous since ancient times. Infect, the great pyramid of Khufu is one of the most wonder of the ancient world that still survives. Its base cover over 13 acres, and its volume is around 90,000,000 cubic feet. These massive stone structures were built around 4500 years ago. There are 2-3 million blocks of lime stone, which weight from 2.5 to 15 tons each. So, what I think at that time built a pyramid like that huge size had a remarkable affect in the ancient Egyptian life. They had a different society, different resources of economy and different government, and all of them had a huge role that helped them to continued working and built. I believe that the social which included their traditional and customs and their thoughts and believes was extremely different from what we are now. The ancient Egyptian people were grouped in a hierarchical system with the Pharaoh at the top and farmers and slaves at the bottom. The nearest to top, the most power the richest they were. The Pharaoh was considered himself to be a God on earth and had the most power. He was responsible for making laws and keeping order, making sure that Egypt was not attacked by enemies and for keeping the Gods happy so that the Nile flooded and there was a good harvest. Nobles ruled the regions of Egypt (Nomes). They were responsible for making local laws and keeping order in their region.…

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