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A few weeks ago, I was eating sushi at my friend's home. It was a weekday. He gave me a bag of wooden chopsticks that had a warning on the slip saying that the sticks must be separated before Shabbat.
Is this necessary? How would separating the sticks on Shabbat be different from tearing open a bag of chips on Shabbat, which I notice many religious people do.
Side question, for confirmation - I assume that on Yom Tov, because you are using the chopsticks for eating, there is no concern about separating the sticks on Yom Tov, correct?