China has many rules for eating polite and some of them are much different than the US. In China, every meal you have to eat with chopsticks but there is acceptions if you are a different culture or young. Also, you can not use the chopsticks like a spear. In China you can never use fingers to eat your food. Something intresting is you have to cut up your food with chopsticks. Another thing is the most honored person sits at the end of the table. Finally, you must cover your face when you are using a toothpick. China's eating manners are very different that the USA's.