Social structures in ancient chinaPresentation Transcript
Great Wall of China Social Structures in Ancient China
Hierarchy Emperor Nobles Scholars and religious leaders. Farmers Guards Bandits Merchants Slaves
Dynasties This is the map of Ancient China during the different Dynasties
Important jobs Merchants were vital to China’s economy but were usually poor. Silk was the main export. How it was made was a secret to the rest of the world.
Emperors Huyan Zhou Qin Shi Huang Di
Higher Class and Nobles
Middle Class and Farmers Bandits Farmers Scholars
Lower class and Slaves
How did Social Structures help to develop Ancient China? It helped China by making an economy but this only helped the people with the skills that made the way to the higher class. But it was interesting to know that the hierarchy and honor was so important to the Chinese.
What have we gained today by studying Social Structures in Ancient China? We have learned a lot from the Chinese about that we are all equal but we also learned about how to make stuff like silk or paper. Form Social structures we have gained to know that everyone should be able to decide who is in power.