How to check alcl3 polar or not, Chemistry

Is AlCl3 polar.........? If not then why does it react with H2O? Also is NaCl non polar?How to decide whether a given compound is polar or not??

solution) If a bond is between atoms off same electronegativity ( essentially same atoms ) then its non polar. Otherwise its polar.

Otherway to check is throough dipole movement. If its there then its polar otherwise not

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